07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 10:00 AMCalender

Provincial Carved Blanket Chest

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM


Provincial Carved Blanket Chest, France, front carving late 18th century, the frame 19th century, hinged top with two handles to the side, front decorated with two rows of carving consisting of a central roundel flanked by floral motifs and an ovoid boss flanked by scrolls and foliate carving, raised on four stile feet, ht. 24, wd. 45 1/2, dp. 22 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Front decorative row originally drawer fronts from a portion of a chest of drawers or commode.