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Scandinavian Painted Pine Corner Cupboard

Auction:
2663B
Lot:
149
Sold for:
$480$400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2663B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 12, 2013 4:00PM

Description:

Scandinavian Painted Pine Corner Cupboard, Denmark or Sweden, dated 1849, red paint in simulated wood grain pattern, in two parts, the upper section with molded cornice over two doors painted with the date amidst a band of foliage, the doors further decorated with fluted panels and enclosing a shelved interior, over a shallow open compartment with scrolled brackets, the lower section with two molded doors enclosing an open interior, ht. 87, wd. 56 1/2, dp. 33 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Damage/wear to base, particularly to the lower left. Scattered nicks and loss to paint, particularly to the lower center of both upper doors. Separation to cornice molding upper right. This piece was likely build for the corner of a specific room, as one side is shorter than the other.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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