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Biedermeier Upholstered Sofa

Auction:
3088T
Lot:
1587
Sold for:
$492$400

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

Description:

Biedermeier Upholstered Sofa, Germany or Austria, 19th century, with ebonized carved elements, curvate crest rail and covered back and seat, high arms, shaped downswept feet, ht. 33 1/2, wd. 83, dp. 28 1/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Several small nicked losses and minor abrasions to veneer. Some sun-bleaching to back legs. Otherwise in good overall condition.


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

Austria, Germany, Arts, Austrian architecture, Austrian literature, Biedermeier, Couch, Decorative arts, Furniture, German art, Sofa, Visual arts

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