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    Sale 7560

    Furniture and Carpets Including Two Private Collections

    24 January 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 302

    A GEORGE I WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT KNEEHOLE DESK

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE I WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT KNEEHOLE DESK
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    The rectangular crossbanded quarter-veneered caddy top with re-entrant front corners above a frieze drawer with two later oak divisions, above six short drawers around a recessed kneehole door with a drawer above, on later bracket feet, the handles apparently original, the backboard inscribed in chalk '3' and with further indistinct inscriptions, the top reveneered
    30¼ in. (77 cm.) high; 31 in. (78.5 cm.) wide; 19¾ in. (50 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 302-304)