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Egyptian Revival Carved Center Table

Auction:
3088T
Lot:
1534
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3088T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 02, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Egyptian Revival Carved Center Table, probably American, late 19th century, mahogany with gilded highlights, oval top with four projecting rondels, pendant frieze on pedestal support accented by Sphinx-type figures at base extending to four legs terminating in hairy paw caster feet, ht. 29, wd. 44, dp. 30 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,500

Good condition. Drop pendant below one figural head on apron missing. Chip and repair to one pendant element on pedestal base, one pendant detached but present.


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

Ancient Greek art, Ancient Greek culture, Folklore, Hominini, Mythology, Riddles, Sphinx, Table

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