• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2845

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    23 - 24 March 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 427

    A French brass-mounted and ebonized bureau plat

    LOUIS XVI STYLE, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A French brass-mounted and ebonized bureau plat
    Louis XVI style, third quarter 19th Century
    The canted rectangular top inset with a gilt-tooled red leather-lined writing surface above three frieze drawers, on turned tapering and fluted legs
    75 cm. high x 130 cm. wide x 70 cm. deep


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