• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7830

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    21 January 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 27

    A GEORGE I WALNUT BUREAU-CABINET

    CIRCA 1725

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE I WALNUT BUREAU-CABINET
    CIRCA 1725
    Crossbanded and feather-banded overall, the rectangular cavetto cornice above a pair of mirrored doors enclosing six adjustable shelves and two drawers and with a pair of candle slides, the fall front enclosing a fitted interior with four drawers and pigeon holes, above four graduated drawers on turned feet, inscribed in chalk 'CAPT HART RE', the plates 19th C, handles and feet replaced
    84 in. (214 cm.) high; 39 in. (99 cm.) wide; 24½ in. (62 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Captain Hart.