03-04-2017 03-04-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2985B Boston
March 4, 2017 10:00AMCalender
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Walnut Veneer-inlaid Maple High Chest of Drawers

$12,300$10,000
Auction: American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2985B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 04, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Walnut Veneer-inlaid Maple High Chest of Drawers, probably Massachusetts, early 18th century, the double-arch molded case of drawers with string-inlaid and herringbone veneer borders, on a beaded valanced skirt and cabriole legs ending in pad feet, old brasses, old surface, (minor imperfections), ht. 65 1/2, wd. 38 3/4, dp. 20 in.

Provenance: Purchased in Hingham in 1935.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

two drawers with old interior replacements including two backs, two bottoms; acorn drops replaced, cockbeading on skirt repaired.


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Keywords

Arts, Cabriole leg, Chest, Chest of drawers, Club foot, Decorative arts, Furniture, High chest of drawers, Inlay, Veneer, Visual arts