Sale 18AM01 | Lot 147

Chippendale Mahogany Slant Front Desk

Catalogue: American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Lot Details

Lot 147
Chippendale Mahogany Slant Front Desk
Massachusetts, circa 1770
The interior with paneled prospect door, document drawers and valanced pigeonholes, above two small drawers, the case with four graduated lip-molded drawers, on claw and ball feet. Height 42 inches, width 36 inches, depth 22 inches.


C Estate of James H. Wickersham Jr.

Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $468 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Good color; slight warping to slant front; prospect door hinges bent; does not close properly; large repaired crack on second drawer; hardware replaced with visible shadows and filled holes; wear to feet and apron; scratches and dents; loss to one escutcheon; one drawer pull detached but present; filled area to left side and crack to left side; three drawers have posts but no nuts


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Estimate: $400 - $600
Sold for $468 (includes buyer's premium)

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American Paintings, Furniture & Decorative Arts

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 at 10am EDT
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