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Pair of Italian Neoclassical-style Parcel-giltwood Settees

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
653
Sold for:
$1,046$850

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

Description:

Pair of Italian Neoclassical-style Parcel-giltwood Settees, 20th century, probably fruitwood, each painted black with two-paneled caned back and seat, with gilded accents of rosettes and leaf garlands, on acanthus-collared tapered legs, ht. 38 3/4, wd. 69, dp. 19 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Later caning, good condition. Some paint flecks/nicks/loss to paint and gilding, age appropriate wear overall.


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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Acanthus, Akanthos, Second Macedonian War

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