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Carved Cherry Chest-on-chest

Auction:
3222B
Lot:
34
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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

Description:

Carved Cherry Chest-on-chest, Rhode Island, c. 1760-80, the scrolled and paneled crest with carved rosettes and chip-carved details above the upper case of two thumb-molded short and four graduated long drawers, set into the lower case of four long drawers, on ogee bracket base, old brasses, refinished, (restoration), ht. 79, lower case wd. 38 1/2, lower case dp. 18 3/4 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

replacements to some foot facings.


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

Cherry Chest-on, Chest, Containers, Culture, Drawer, Furniture, Human behavior, Ogee, Visual arts, Woodworking

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