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Diminutive Red-painted Maple Secretary Desk

Auction:
3307M
Lot:
107
Sold for:
$6,765$5,500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3307M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 02, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Diminutive Red-painted Maple Secretary Desk, probably Salem, Massachusetts, c. 1750-70, with flattened removable arched bonnet with flame-carved finials, above the case with two paneled doors opening to a divided interior with long shelf above a slant-lid and thumb-molded drawer, set into a molded frame with drawer joining four cabriole legs, ht. 63 1/2, cornice wd. 31 1/2, case dp. 17 3/4 in.

Provenance: John Walton, by 1987; Northeast Auctions, November 1994; Marguerite Riordan.
The property of Brian and Pam Ehrlich
Estimate $8,000-12,000


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Keywords

John Walton, Brian, Marguerite Riordan, Pam Ehrlich, Bonnet, Cabriole leg, Consumer goods, Culture, Drawer, English furniture, Furniture, Desk, Arts, Salem

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