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Louis XVI-style Bureau Plat

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
661
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3020B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XVI-style Bureau Plat, France, late 19th/early 20th century, serpentine top with leather writing surface over a single-drawer frieze, supported on cabriole legs, ht. 31, wd. 69, 37 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Overall signs of age-typical wear including some lifting of veneer, chips, nicks, abrasions, scuffs, heat marks and stains to top, rubbing of ornmentation and polish residue, surface grime.


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

Louis XVI, Cabriole leg, Desks, English furniture, Europe, France, Furniture, Geography of Europe, World, Writing table

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