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Chippendale Red-painted Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
2765M
Lot:
386
Sold for:
$984$800

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

Description:

Chippendale Red-painted Slant-lid Desk, New England, late 18th century, the lid opening to an interior of drawers and valanced compartments over a double-arch molded case of two short over three graduated long drawers, on shaped bracket feet, ht. 40, wd. 33 3/4, dp. 20 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

top is composed of antique elements, the base is period, but with painted lid and replaced brasses. It appears to be stained maple and not cherry


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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