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    Sale 5910

    Christie's Interiors

    28 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 128

    A FRENCH GILT-METAL MOUNTED EBONISED, RED TORTOISESHELL AND BRASS 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY BUREAU DU DAME

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH GILT-METAL MOUNTED EBONISED, RED TORTOISESHELL AND BRASS 'BOULLE' MARQUETRY BUREAU DU DAME
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The superstructure with doors enclosing a shelf above twin drawers, the serpentine shaped top with frieze drawer and leather line writing surface, the female mask headed cabriole legs with pierced foliate sabot feet
    64 in. (162.5 cm.) high; 32½ in. (82.5 cm.) wide; 22½ in. (57 cm.) deep


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