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Lot 1229: George II black lacquered chest of drawers, 18th century, The rectangular top above three short and three graduated long drawers, raise

International Sale: Antiques & Decorative Arts

Platinum House

by Freeman's

October 11, 2012

Philadelphia, PA, USA

Live Auction
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Description: George II black lacquered chest of drawers

18th century

The rectangular top above three short and three graduated long drawers, raised on bracket feet. The front decorated to show Chinoiserie scenes, the top and sides to show floral sprays.

H: 39, W: 39 1/2, D: 21 1/2 in.


Estate of Winifred S. Cheston, Philadelphia, PA

Condition Report: Probably the top half of a chest on chest.
Later feet.
Restorations and chips to lacquer.
Old scuffs, scratches and marks consistent with age and use.

Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. 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. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale.

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