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    Sale 5931

    The Sunday Sale Including the Property of the Late Audrey Burton O.B.E.

    31 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 5

    A GEORGE III JAPANNED AND POLYCHROME DECORATED CORNER CABINET

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III JAPANNED AND POLYCHROME DECORATED CORNER CABINET
    Third quarter 18th century
    The arched open pediment above a pair of cupboard doors, decorated overall with gilt-heigtened figures in pagodas and enclosing three shelves, below a similarly decorated frieze drawer and a further cupboard enclosing one shelf, on bracket feet, elements of the decoration refreshed
    86¼ in. (220 cm.) high; 39½ in. (100 cm.) wide; 18½ in. (47 cm.) deep


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