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Louis Vuitton Upright Wardrobe Trunk

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
487
Sold for:
$9,840$8,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Louis Vuitton Upright Wardrobe Trunk, France, early 20th century, LV monogram canvas, with red and white stripe and lettering "H. L. C. Prides Crossing Mass. U. S. A," top opens to reveal tray, side opens to reveal seven drawers with leather handles, with interior red label "Jordan Marsh Boston" and tan serial label with white lettering "766611," ht. 45 1/4, wd. 26 1/2, dp. 16 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Standard age-typical usage wear to surface (abrasions, scattered dents to brass), staining to fabric (particularly to upper drawers, see images). Lacking brass ring to one side.


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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France, United States, Fashion, Louis Vuitton, LV, One cent coin, Trunk

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