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Italian Baroque-style Chest with Figural Mounts

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
556
Sold for:
$7,380$6,000

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

Description:

Italian Baroque-style Chest with Figural Mounts, 19th century with older elements, walnut, with overall heavily carved surfaces including tabletop projection over a plaque with two figures holding shield, flanked by two over three long drawers, all with figural mount drawer pulls, resting on heavily carved lion paw feet, ht. 39 3/4, wd. 58, dp. 27 in.

N.B. Property sold to benefit the Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts.
Estimate $800-1,200


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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