01-12-201701-13-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner AuctionsBoston MA
2975BBoston
January 12, 2017 04:00 PMCalender
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Louis Vuitton Upright Wardrobe Trunk

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$11,685$9,500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2975BLocation: BostonDate / Time: January 13, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Louis Vuitton Upright Wardrobe Trunk, France, early 20th century, "LV" monogram canvas exterior, blue and yellow stripe, inscribed with "B. T. F." and "-1-," opens to reveal interior with six graduated drawers and hanging dividers, with one pull-out vertically oriented drawer at base, with label inscribed "Louis Vuitton/PARIS/NICE/LILLE/LONDON," ht. 43 1/2, wd. 26, dp. 21 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Overall age-typical wear to all exterior and interior surfaces including rubbing to brasses, leather and canvas, some surface grime, wear to edges of drawers, leather strap on top split, yellow inscription on one side. See photos.


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Keywords

Louis Vuitton, LILLE, LONDON, PARIS, France