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Lot 1167
Nantucket style Folk Art apothecary cabinet, 19th/20th c., American, wood case, mirrored front decorated with applied faux-whalebone sea-themed imagery, interior fitted with shelves, 22"h x 17.75"w x 7.5"d

Provenance: From the Collection of Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw

Notes/Literature: Art dealer, connoisseur, and philanthropist Eugene Victor Thaw (1927-2018) was widely considered to be among the world's greatest collectors of European master drawings, French Post-Impressionism, Cubism, and an early advocate of the American Abstract Expressionists. One of the most respected art dealers of his day, he is credited with placing hundreds of major works into museums around the world, and was the founding member and past president of the Art Dealers Association of America.

Condition

Good, intentional lightly weathered surface, minor finish loss along edges

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Nantucket style Folk Art apothecary cabinet

Estimate $300 - $500Nov 15, 2018