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Inlaid Cherry Bureau

Auction:
2922M
Lot:
696
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2922M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 15, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Inlaid Cherry Bureau, New Hampshire seacoast, c. 1805-15, the rectangular top and ovolo corners above a case of four graduated, mahogany veneer, cockbeaded drawers with bird's-eye maple banded borders and stringing, flanked by quarter engaged, ring-turned, reeded posts, continuing to legs joined by a scalloped skirt centering a wavy birch panel bordered by mahogany crossbanding and stringing, original brasses, refinished, (minor restoration), ht. 41, wd. 39 3/4, dp. 19 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

The two sides with well patched section to fill shrinkage cracks.


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

Birch, Bird's eye figure, Furniture, Mahogany

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