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Miniature Paint-decorated Tramp Art Chest of Drawers

Auction:
2880B
Lot:
498
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2880B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Miniature Paint-decorated Tramp Art Chest of Drawers, America, late 19th century, with two short drawers and shaped gallery above three faux drawers, one working and one faux drawer below, all with geometric layering, the case sides with heart motifs, original brown-painted surface with gilt highlights throughout, and floral decoration to the top, (wear), ht. 8 3/4, wd. 8, dp. 5 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600

losses and wear to front edge of top, upper section of backboard loose, loss to top edge of gallery


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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Chest, Chest of drawers, Drawer, Furniture

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