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French Parcel-giltwood Harp

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
681
Sold for:
$2,460$2,000

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

Description:

French Parcel-giltwood Harp, 19th century, decorated with carved griffons and draped maidens, and figural paintings with chinoiserie-style architectural follies, with a banner inscribed "Cousineau Luthie De La Reine," seven pedals at base, supported on gilt-bronze paw feet, ht. 67 1/2, wd. 30 1/2, dp. 16 1/2 in.
Estimate $400-600


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

Chinese art, Chinoiserie, Cousineau, European art, Pedal

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