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    Sale 5414

    The Sunday Sale

    28 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 28

    A DUTCH PAINTED AND JAPANNED SECRÉTAIRE À ABBATANT

    CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A DUTCH PAINTED AND JAPANNED SECRÉTAIRE À ABBATANT
    Circa 1800
    The eared rectangular top above a frieze drawer and hinged fall-front decorated with tromp l'oeil simulating Chinese lacquer depicting a dragon and figures in an ornamental garden with a pavilion, enclosing a fitted interior with an arrangement of two shelves, six small drawers and a central cupboard, below two conforming cupboard doors and flanked by columnar stiles on square tapering feet
    58 in. (147.3 cm.) high; 38¼ in. (97 cm.) wide; 17¾ in. (45 cm.) deep


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