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    Sale 5365

    Christie's Interiors

    9 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 149

    A FRUITWOOD AND BEECH LOW CENTRE TABLE

    EARLY 20TH CENTURY, OF MID-GEORGIAN STYLE PANELS POSSIBLLY SLIGHTLY EARLIER

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    A FRUITWOOD AND BEECH LOW CENTRE TABLE
    EARLY 20TH CENTURY, OF MID-GEORGIAN STYLE PANELS POSSIBLLY SLIGHTLY EARLIER
    The rectangular top with pierced arched gallery, with an embroidered seventeenth century style pale green velvet panel, the underside with ivorine label 'FRANK PARTRIDGE/WORKS OF ART/26, KING ST. ST. JAMES'S/AND/NEW YORK', the underside faintly inscribed twice in pencil '99'
    23½in. (60 cm.) high; 26½in. (67.5 cm.) wide; 24in. (61 cm.) deep


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    Frank Partridge was established in King Street in 1900. The company moved to New Bond Street in 1944.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Purchased from Frank Partridge Works of Art, 26 King St, St. James's.
    H. J Joel Esq., The Stud House, Childwick Bury; Christie's, London, 1 April 1993, lot 206.


    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of a Collector

    Lots 40, 57, 115, 145, 149, 152, 188, 213, 222, 256, 326, 358, 365,
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