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French Empire-style Ormolu-mounted Mahogany and Mahogany-veneered Vanity Cabinet

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3195B
Lot:
329
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3195B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

French Empire-style Ormolu-mounted Mahogany and Mahogany-veneered Vanity Cabinet, 20th century, beveled mirror set in tabernacle frame mounted with an ormolu putto in a horse drawn chariot and supported by columns ending in swan's heads, above three small drawers, top of verd antique, two doors with wreathed Bacchus heads open to interior with three sliding trays, columns at sides with swan's heads, set on ormolu feet in the form of griffins, ht. 79, wd. 44, dp. 20 1/2 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000


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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Architectural styles, Arts, Decorative arts, Empire style, Furniture, Gilding, Lowboy, Metal plating, Ormolu, Verd antique, Visual arts

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