Skinner

Auctioneers and Appraisers

Victorian Mahogany Tripod Table

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
380
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

social_share

Inquire

Tabs

About

Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Victorian Mahogany Tripod Table, England, a piecrust top supported by a turned pedestal base with acanthine carved legs and ball and claw feet, ht. 21 1/2, dia. 11 in.

Provenance: Deaccessioned from the Worcester Art Museum.
Estimate $400-600

Top (note: dia. 11 inches) slightly sun-bleached with minor abrasions, not affixed to base (old glue residue). Uppermost knop to stem (where top joins) slightly darker finish with old glue residue to joint at base (possibly later), with small crack just below. One leg joint with repaired break, another with a chipped loss to corner, and the third sitting slightly lower on stem. Stem and legs with various minor abrasions and scattered hairline cracks (stable), legs also with heavy/dark-applied finish possibly masking other professional restorations.


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

United Kingdom, Furniture, Table, Tripod, Worcester, Massachusetts

Departments

Specialists