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Early Inlaid Walnut Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1521
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Early Inlaid Walnut Slant-lid Desk, 18th century, with contrasting string inlay throughout arranged as opposing rectangles, the lid with two inlaid flowers in pots opens to an interior of document drawers, valanced compartments and small drawers, on a case of two short and three long drawers, on cutout bracket base, ht. 40 1/2, wd. 36, dp. 19 in.
Estimate $300-500


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.

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Arts, Decorative arts, Drawer, Furniture, Industrial processes, Inlay, Metalworking, Visual arts, Woodworking

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