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Pair of Anglo-Portugeuse Chippendale-style Chairs

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
755
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

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

Description:

Pair of Anglo-Portugeuse Chippendale-style Chairs, late 18th century, each with overall carved crest rail, fretwork splat with rosettes and diamond-shaped central cartouche, curviate-shaped stretcher, rocaille knees atop curved legs terminating in ball and claw feet, ht. 41 in.
Estimate $500-700

Signs of wear, abrasions to ears, stretchers, overall. Some nicks to back, legs, stretcher.


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

Cartouche, Chair, Decorative arts, Fretwork, Furniture, Rococo, Splat

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