Sale 10AM01 | Lot 195

Chippendale Mahogany Kneehole Desk

Catalogue: American Furniture & Decorative Arts
Chippendale Mahogany Kneehole Desk

Lot Details

Lot 195
Chippendale Mahogany Kneehole Desk
New York, 1760-70
The rectangular top with molded edge, above a single frieze drawer, over an apron drawer and inset cupboard door flanked by three vertically aligned drawers, raised on six ball and claw feet. Height 33 1/4 inches, width 34 inches, depth 20 1/2 inches.

Estate of Sara K. Greene

Estimate: $30,000 - $40,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Chip to right middle drawer.
Cracks to outer frame facing (next to drawers)
Large shrinkage crack to each side
Putty filled separations and holes in top.
Glue blocks securing feet have been changed.
Brasses have been changed.
Strip of wood added to prospect door to counteract effects of shrinkage.

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Estimate: $30,000 - $40,000

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American Furniture & Decorative Arts

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