01-12-2019 01-12-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3195B Boston
January 12, 2019 10:00AMCalender
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Dore Bronze and Chinoiserie Decorated Wood Inkstand and Pen Holder

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

Description:

Dore Bronze and Chinoiserie Decorated Wood Inkstand and Pen Holder, France, 19th century, the rectangular tray set with two inkwells and box and mounted atop four sphinx-like feet, lg. 15 1/2; with a pierced foliate decorated pen tray, lg. 10 in.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

Chinoiserie Decorated Wood Inkstand, Dore Bronze, Chinese art, Chinoiserie, Culture, Decorative arts, Furniture, Human behavior, Inkstand, Packaging, Sphinx, Tray, Visual arts, Writing implements, France