08-11-2012 08-12-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Marlborough MA
2608M Marlborough
August 11, 2012 10:00AMCalender

Shaker Sister's Cupboard over Drawers

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2608M Location: Marlborough Date / Time: August 11, 2012 10:00AM


Shaker Sister's Cupboard over Drawers, Mt. Lebanon, New York, c. 1840-50, two cupboard doors with recessed panels over two banks of five reverse-graduated drawers, the sides with recessed panels, all on cutout feet, replaced turned wooden pulls, refinished, interior shows original bittersweet-red paint, drawers marked in pencil sequentially beginning with "Top Right Hand No. 1," ht. 65 1/2, wd. 52 1/2, dp. 20 in.

Provenance: Charles Upton collection.
Estimate $8,000-12,000


Lebanon, bittersweet-red paint, Charles Upton, Cabinets, Cupboard, Furniture