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French Empire Mahogany and Marble-top Commode

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
508
Sold for:
$984$800

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

Description:

French Empire Mahogany and Marble-top Commode, mid-19th century, a black marble top surmounting a single-drawer frieze projecting over three drawers flanked by gilt-bronze highlighted columnar stiles on turned feet, ht. 35, wd. 51, dp. 25 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Finish dry and flaking throughout. Each side panel with vertical crack extending the length of panel, right side with additional 4 inch crack, left side with chipped loss to edge of lower molding (about 7 inches). Marble with minor surface abrasions.


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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Commode, Furniture

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