23 April 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 6,250
Estimate GBP 5,000 - GBP 8,000
A GEORGE II SOLID WALNUT BUREAU CABINET
The cavetto-moulded cornice above a pair of fielded panelled doors with re-entrant upper corners enclosing eight short adjustable shelves and with two candle slides, above a mitred fall front enclosing a fitted interior with pigeon holes and eight short drawers around a door enclosing a drawer, above two short and three long graduated drawers, on bracket feet, front right foot replaced in mahogany, with indistinct pencil inscription on back 'GEO F...L...G'
108 in. (274 cm.) high; 57 in. (145 cm.) wide; 25 in. (63 cm.) deep
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