• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5977

    Christie's Interiors

    20 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 38

    A FRENCH GILT-METAL MOUNTED TULIPWOOD BUREAU DAME

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH GILT-METAL MOUNTED TULIPWOOD BUREAU DAME
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The fall front and frieze drawer mounted with Paris porcelian Sevres style plaques, the interior fitted with blue velvet writing surface and three drawers below a shelf, on cabriole legs headed by female acanthus masks with foliate scroll feet
    35 in. (89 cm.) high; 27 in. (68.5 cm.) wide; 18¾ in. (47.5 cm.) deep


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