• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5670

    Christie's Interiors

    26 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 276

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BUREAU-CABINET

    LAST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BUREAU-CABINET
    LAST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    With a triangular, dentil-moulded pediment and stop-fluted frieze above a pair of panelled doors enclosing three adjustable shelves, the fall-front enclosing a fitted interior with four long drawers below, the upper drawer fitted, on later ogee bracket feet, labelled twice 'JOLLY & SON, LTD., BATH REPOSITORY', and inscribed 'GAMGEE', numbered '150' and '187' respectively.
    94½ in (240 cm.) high; 42 in. (107 cm.) wide; 22 in. (56 cm.) deep


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    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 10 March 2005, lot 198.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN


    Post Lot Text

    VARIOUS PROPERTIES