13 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 13,700
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A FRENCH ORMOLU MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND TULIPWOOD BUREAU PLAT
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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