• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5693

    Christie's Interiors

    30 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 66

    A FRENCH GILT-METAL MOUNTED WALNUT MARQUETRY AND ROSEWOOD 'POUDREUSE' OR DRESSING TABLE

    OF TRANSITIONAL STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH GILT-METAL MOUNTED WALNUT MARQUETRY AND ROSEWOOD 'POUDREUSE' OR DRESSING TABLE
    OF TRANSITIONAL STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The shaped top centred by a musical trophy, enclosing a mirror to the inside of the hinged cover and various compartment, above a Greek-key frieze and tapering fluted beech legs
    28¼ in. (72 cm. ) high; 27½ in. (70 cm.) wide; 16½ in. (42 cm.) deep


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