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    Sale 5089

    Italian Banks of Distinction

    13 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 34

    A FRENCH ORMOLU MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND TULIPWOOD BUREAU PLAT

    18TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND TULIPWOOD BUREAU PLAT
    18TH CENTURY
    Of slightly serpentine outline with a brown leather-lined top, three frieze drawers and opposing false drawers, on cabriole legs headed by foliate and rockwork clasps and with foliate sabot feet, branded several times E. CAMPBELL, two drawers inscribed in blue chalk C.G. MARCY 6 MAY 153 73244, losses and old restoration, possibly re-veneered
    28½in. (73cm.) high; 51½in. (131cm.) wide; 27½in. (70cm.) deep


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    A Régence period bureau plat stamped E. CAMPBELL was sold Christie's, Works of Art from Houghton, December 8, 1994, lot 19.

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