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Three Piece French Carved Walnut Louis XV Style Bedroom Suite, early 20th c., consisting of a pair of single beds, with serpentine arched headboards with floral and C-scroll crests to serpentine footboards, with a high relief floral medallion, H.- 61 1/2 in., W.- 74 in., D.- 42 in., together with a matching armoire, with an arched stepped crown with a central C-scroll and leaf crest over two arched beveled mirror doors flanking a central panel with a mirror over a solid bottom, on scrolled cabriole legs with toupie feet, joined by an arched serpentine skirt, H.- 96 in., W.- 65 in., D.- 23 in.

Condition

Condition consistent with age and use. Light scratches, wear, and small dents intermittently throughout. Armoire- Craquelure to silvering on mirror, especially the left and center panels. A 12 inch drip of wood glue on the left side of the crown. An approximate 3 inch rectangular chip on the lower left corner of the left door, exposing a hinge. A 1 inch chip and 4 inch scratch along the bottom. A 3 inch scratch to the upper left. Top section of carving on the crest lacking. Three 1 inch cracks above the doors. A 3 inch hairline crack in the top edge of the crown. A 4 inch crack in the upper right corner of the right door. A 2 inch chip to the lower right edge. Beds- An approximate 12 inch crack and ¼ inch gap around a bolt where one rail meets a footboard. Glue drips nearby. A 4 inch hairline crack on the rail near the headboard. A 1inch light discoloration on the headboard. Two approximate 12 inch scratches on one headboard. A 12 inch vertical crack in the carving on one footboard. Approximate 3 inch spiral carving on a foot on one footboard lacking. A crack across the upper 3 inches of a crest on one headboard. Apparent repair to an 18 inch crack in one rail (two brackets on the interior to secure wood around bolt). Another apparent repair to a 10 inch crack on the other end of the rail (one bracket). A nice set. ALL PROPERTY IS SOLD "AS IS." NO STATEMENT REGARDING CONDITION OF ANY ITEM, WHETHER IT IS MADE ORALLY AT THE AUCTION OR ANY OTHER TIME, OR IN WRITING IN THE CATALOGUE OR ELSEWHERE, SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE A WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION, OR ASSUMPTION OF LIABILITY.

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Three Piece French Carved Walnut Louis XV Style Bedroom

Estimate $1,000 - $2,000Mar 12, 2017