• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 905

    A DUTCH BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BUREAU CABINET

    CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    A DUTCH BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BUREAU CABINET
    CIRCA 1770
    THE ARCHED MOULDED CORNICE CENTRED BY A CARVED RIBBON TIE SUSPENDED PATERA, ABOVE A PAIR OF PANELLED DOORS, ENCLOSING THREE ADJUSTABLE SHAPED SHELVES AND THREE DRAWERS, ABOVE A PAIR OF CANDLE SLIDES AND A ROLL-TOP, ENCLOSING A FITTED INTERIOR WITH AN ARRANGEMENT OF DRAWERS, PIGEON HOLES AND SECRET COMPARTMENTS
    246 CM. HIGH X 130 CM. WIDE X 65 CM. DEEP


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