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    Sale 11414

    Living With Art

    29 - 30 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 397

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND BREAKFRONT BOOKCASE

    CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY AND BREAKFRONT BOOKCASE
    CIRCA 1770
    The upper section in three parts, surmounted by an associated plaster bust above a portfolio ledge; the lower section with crossbanded cupboard doors fitted with either drawers or shelves
    117 ½ in. (298.5 cm.) high, 113 in. (287 cm.) wide, 23 in. (58.4 cm.) deep


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    Please note this lot will be moved to Christie’s Fine Art Storage Services (CFASS in Red Hook, Brooklyn) at 5pm on the last day of the sale. Lots may not be collected during the day of their move to Christie’s Fine Art Storage Services. Please consult the Lot Collection Notice for collection information. This sheet is available from the Bidder Registration staff, Purchaser Payments or the Packing Desk and will be sent with your invoice.


    Provenance

    Acquired from Victor Needham Ltd., London, 27 June 1967.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF RICHARD D. BASS, PART I