Side by side curved glass china cabinet

Sep 16, 2021. 17:10 UTC
Side by side curved glass china cabinet
Mallary
United States of America

Category
Cabinets

Acquired from
Auction House

For sale
Maybe
Description

Quarter sawn tiger oak side by side china cabinet. On the left hand side, it features two drawers, a double door cabinet with one shelf, a table top, and a flying rounded cabinet with curved glass door and walls and a mirrored back. On the right hand side, there's a curved glass cabinet door with removable shelves inside, glass walls, and a wood back. According to the previous owner, above this left side cabinet there was at one time a half mirror attached to the back but it has since broken off and been lost. In two places on this cabinet, there is a carved signature reading "LK". There have not been any stamps or other markings observed. It stands 5' 8.5" tall, 4' 7" wide, and 22" deep.

Provenance

Unknown

Answered within about 21 hours
Sep 17, 14:13 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$2,000 - $3,000 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$3,000 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Mallary,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
The "LK" is a later inscription and probably indicates the initials of an earlier owner; it does not indicate maker.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A vintage Art Nouveau style tiger-oak part-glazed part demilune bookcase cabinet
Probably made in Midwest America, early 20th Century
In one asymmetrical case, fitted on one side with a tall ovoid glazed cabinet raised over a mirrored back by scrolled bird-form supports over bowed short drawers over bowed cabinet doors over a bowed long drawer, the adjacent side fitted with a tall bowed glazed cabinet fitted with a single hinged door opening to a shelved interior, all flanked by engaged twisted pilasters and raised on short feet.
68 1/2 inches tall, 55 inches wide, 22 inches deep
CONDITION: appears to be in good condition with wear commensurate with age and use. Previously fitted with a half-mirror, now lost.
PROVENANCE: acquired at auction
$2,000-3,000*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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