• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5689

    Christie's Interiors

    16 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 497

    A FRENCH DIRECTOIRE BRASS MOUNTED MAHOGANY BUREAU PLAT

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH DIRECTOIRE BRASS MOUNTED MAHOGANY BUREAU PLAT
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Quarter veneered throughout, the gilt-tooled green leather top above three frieze drawers between fluted tablets, on three drawers to each pedestal flanked by brass mounted fluted columns joined by a knee-hole panel to the finished reverse
    30¾ in. (78 cm.) high; 57 in. (145.5 cm.) wide; 29½ in. (75 cm.) deep


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