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Blue-painted and Polychrome-decorated Dovetail-constructed Blanket Box

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
305
Sold for:
$1,968$1,600

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Auction:
Discovery - 2765M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 20, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Blue-painted and Polychrome-decorated Dovetail-constructed Blanket Box, the front panel initialed "SW, 1815," ht. 21 3/4, lg. 48 3/4 in.
Estimate $500-700

paint is not original to the piece as it is over an earlier red. There does appear to be some age to the paint though as it exhibits a nice crusty surface


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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