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Directoire-style Marquetry Inlaid Gueridon

Auction:
2875B
Lot:
604
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2875B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 09, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Directoire-style Marquetry Inlaid Gueridon, France, mid-19th century, with brass gallery rail surrounding demilune inlaid surface with frieze decorated with strands of pearls connected to ribbon garlands, on four tapered legs, ht. 29 7/8, wd. 24, dp. 13 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Tabletop surface with some staining and white marks (possibly heat marks). Wear to velvet under arrow 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

France, Decorative arts, Inlay, Marquetry, Pearl, Woodworking

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