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    Sale 3786

    The Collection of Carroll Petrie & European Decorative Arts from the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, including the Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

    31 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1118

    A GEORGE I WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT BUREAU CABINET

    CIRCA 1720

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    A GEORGE I WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT BUREAU CABINET
    CIRCA 1720
    In three sections, the arched pediment with central marquetry coronet device above a pair of mirror-paneled doors enclosing a fitted interior, above a central bureau section and three graduated drawers, inscribed 'Franklin' in white chalk to the reverse of the upper section, the mirror plates and brasses apparently original
    99 in. (251 cm.) high, 43 in. (109 cm.) wide, 25 in. (63.5 cm.) deep


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