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Italian Baroque Fruitwood Cassone

Auction:
2631B
Lot:
447
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2631B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Italian Baroque Fruitwood Cassone, 17th century, hinged single panel top above section carved with a central carved strapwork-decorated shield and framed by additional applied moldings and a large carved register, lower rail carved to three sides with gadroons, raised on paw feet, ht. 22, wd. 66 1/2, dp. 20 3/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Extensive worming. Long, narrow patch to top of back. Paw feet and bottom molding later.

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Cassone, Furniture, Ornament

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