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Pair of Edwardian Inlaid Mahogany China Cabinets

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
640
Sold for:
$615$500

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

Description:

Pair of Edwardian Inlaid Mahogany China Cabinets, 20th century, each with shaped molded top surmounting a glazed door with chinoiserie-style fretwork highlighted by inlaid fans, opening to a vacant compartment with two adjustable shelves, surmounting a lower case with diamond-shaped inlay, and interior with two adjustable shelves, supported on tapered legs, ht. 64, wd. 15 3/8, dp. 14 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Through mullioned glass. Each with one side sun-bleached. Various minor restorations including veneer patches. One with crack to side panel, otherwise each with scattered minor cracking. The other with chipped loss to veneer along side molding.


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

Cabinetry, Chinese art, Chinoiserie, Decorative arts, Door, European art, Inlay

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