Auction 20

Lot 37 – Queen Anne Mahogany Block-Front Kneehole Dressing Table:

Queen Anne Mahogany Block-Front Kneehole Dressing Table

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Start price: $2,500

Estimated price: $5,000 - $8,000

Auction house commission: 20%

Massachusetts, circa 1745. Height 31.5 inches, width 34 inches, depth 19.75 inches. Appears to retain original hardware, restorations to top and feet.

Provenance: The Property of Dr. and Mrs. Henry C. Landon, Sotheby’s New York, January 24, 2009, lot 17.

Exhibited: Charlottesville, Virginia, university of Virginia Art Museum, A Jeffersonian Ideal: Selections from the Dr. and Mrs. Henry C. Landon III Collection of American Fine and Decorative Arts, August-November, 2005.

Literature: A Jeffersonian Ideal: Selections from the Dr. and Mrs. Henry C. Landon III Collection of American Fine and Decorative Arts, Charlottesville, VA: The Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia, 2005, pp. 84-85.