• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5919

    Christie's Interiors

    8 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 235

    A GEORGE II MAHOGANY KNEEHOLE-DESK

    MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II MAHOGANY KNEEHOLE-DESK
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    The rectangular moulded top with re-entrant corners, above a frieze drawer, a shaped shelf and a recessed cupboard enclosing a further shelf, flanked to each side by three short drawers, on shaped bracket feet, with a depository label to the reverse, the metalwork apparently original
    31 in. (79 cm.) high; 29¾ in. (75.5 cm.) wide; 19½ in. (49.5 cm.) deep


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