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French Empire Ormolu-mounted Armchair

Auction:
2726M
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$185$150

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Auction:
Discovery - 2726M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 15, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

French Empire Ormolu-mounted Armchair, early 19th century, the reeded concave cresting and upholstered back joining carved and reeded arms, continuing to stiles and legs with Egyptian Revival ormolu mounts, ht. 35 1/2, wd. 25, dp. 27 in.
Estimate $150-300

wear to the surface of the carved terminals, repair to the left rear stile, separation to an arm joint of the other side, needs regluing throughout, and portions of seat frame are in need of repair


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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