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    Sale 5899

    Christie's Interiors

    13 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 152

    A FRENCH MAHOGANY, GILT-METAL MOUNTED AND VERNIS MARTIN LADY'S WRITING-DESK

    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH MAHOGANY, GILT-METAL MOUNTED AND VERNIS MARTIN LADY'S WRITING-DESK
    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    With tambour cylinder roll-top and hinged flap with later green baise-lined writing-surface above frieze drawer, on fluted tapering legs, re-decorated
    35½ in. (90 cm.) high; 30 in. (76 cm.) wide; 16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) high


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