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Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
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October 26, 2014 10:00 AMCalender

Putty-painted Chest over Drawer

Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2757B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 26, 2014 10:00AM


Putty-painted Chest over Drawer, New England, early 19th century, allover decoration in burnt sienna, with a beaded drawer on a valanced base with applied molding, the glass brass-mounted pulls appear to be original, (minor imperfections), ht. 33 1/4, wd. 41 3/4, dp. 19 1/2 in.

Provenance: Snow family, an important family in the history of Orleans, Massachusetts.
Estimate $2,000-4,000

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New England, Orleans, Massachusetts