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Chippendale Carved Mahogany Block-front Slant-lid Desk

Auction:
3278M
Lot:
603
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Chippendale Carved Mahogany Block-front Slant-lid Desk, Massachusetts, c. 1760-80, the dovetailed case above thumb-molded lid opening to an interior with fan-carved drawers, half-baluster document drawers, valanced compartments and three projecting drawers below, above a cockbeaded case of four graduated drawers, molded base and claw-and-ball feet, ht. 44 1/4, wd. 41 1/4, dp. 23 1/4 in.
Property from the Estate of A. Margaret Bok, Rockport, ME
Estimate $3,000-5,000

central drawer in interior replaced, two large chips to thumbmolding in lid.


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