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    Sale 7439

    Important English Furniture

    22 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 672

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BUREAU-CABINET

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY, NORTH COUNTRY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BUREAU-CABINET
    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY, NORTH COUNTRY
    The triangular pediment above a dentilled cornice and a blind fretwork frieze, above two glazed doors with geometric astragals enclosing four adjustable mahogany shelves above two drawers and pigeon-holes with fretwork arches, the lower section with a fall-front enclosing a brown leather writing-surface and enclosing a fitted interior of drawers and pigeon-holes surrounding a central door, above two short and three long graduated drawers, on shaped bracket feet, later handles, the pediment lacking central cresting
    87½ in. (222 cm.) high; 44¼ in. (112.5 cm.) wide; 24 in. (61 cm.) deep


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    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.


    Provenance

    Avon Antiques, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire.


    Saleroom Notice

    The estimate is £7,000 - 10,000 and not as stated in the catalogue.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN