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Carved Cherry Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
128
Sold for:
$3,198$2,600

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3222B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Cherry Slant-lid Desk, Massachusetts or New Hampshire, mid to late 18th century, the lid opens to a shaped interior with central star-carved prospect door flanked by document drawers, short drawers, and compartments, above a case of four graduated drawers, on four short cabriole legs ending in pad feet, original brasses, refinished, (restoration), ht. 42 1/2, case wd. 36, case dp. 17 1/2 in.

Provenance: Israel Sack.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

legs replaced, some returns appear original. interior drawer carved with shells rebuilt.


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Art genres, Arts, Cabriole leg, Club foot, Drawer, Furniture, Visual arts

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