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George III-style Secretary Cabinet

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
570
Sold for:
$738$600

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

Description:

George III-style Secretary Cabinet, early 20th century, mahogany, upper case cornice projection surmounting two glass doors with Chinese-Chippendale style fretwork, interior with three adjustable shelves, atop lower case with two solid cabinet doors opening to reveal two fixed interior shelves, ht. 85 1/2, wd. 46 1/2, dp. 19 in.
Estimate $700-900

Surface abrasions/nicks/scratches to top of lower cabinet; whole cabinet top and bottom has surface wear/abrasions, crack on top of cabinet left side. Base with two shelves, top with three shelves. Some glass panes appear to have been repaired/replaced.


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.

Keywords

George III, Cabinetry, Door, Fretwork, Woodworking

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