• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5925

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    17 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 16

    A GEORGE I WALNUT CROSS AND FEATHER-BANDED BUREAU

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE I WALNUT CROSS AND FEATHER-BANDED BUREAU
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    The fall enclosing a fitted interior
    40½ in. (103 cm.) high; 36 in. (92 cm.) wide; 21 in. (54 cm.) deep


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    Saleroom Notice

    By repute from Lord Nelson and Emma Hamilton to Horatia Nelson and to her descendants. Bequeathed to Dr.Thomas H.E.Taylor -Jones, doctor to Miss Kitty Johnson, great grand daughter of Lord Nelson


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A FORMER CANADIAN AMBASSADOR AND COLLECTOR (LOTS 16-17)