Lot 254: Pennsylvania Chippendale walnut desk and bookcase, ca. 1765, the upper section with blind fretwork and dentil molding, above scallop panel doors, resting on a base with a fall front enclosing a fitted interior, with shell carved drawers with elaborate pierced brasses, above a case with four drawers and ogee bracket feet, 88 1/2'' h., 41'' w. Property sold with the approval of the trustees of the Philadelphia Museum of Art to benefit acquisition funds.
Pook & Pook's Americana Auction October 2015
Saturday, 3rd October 2015
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