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Georgian-style Mahogany Breakfront Secretary/Bookcase

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
620
Sold for:
$923$750

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

Description:

Georgian-style Mahogany Breakfront Secretary/Bookcase, England, 19th century, the overhanging cornice above four mullioned glass doors opening to shelves; projecting lower section with three frieze drawers, including centralized secretaire drawer with hinged fall front which opens to reveal felt writing surface and small compartments, and four cabinet doors, plinth base, ht. 89, wd. 82 1/2, dp. 19 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500


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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United Kingdom, Cabinetry, Woodworking

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