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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 200

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY DRESSING-CHEST

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY DRESSING-CHEST
    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The rectangular caddy-top above a mahogany-lined fitted drawer with a green baize-lined slide and hinged ratcheted slope enclosing wells and covers and compartments with divisions, above three graduated drawers, on later bracket feet, the reverse with fragmentary depository label printed 'Allen's Depositories Ltd. BOURNEMOUTH WEST J.M. BLANCHARD' and inscribed in green crayon '159', the handles apparently original, lacking mirror or central panel from top drawer
    33 in. (84 cm.) high; 37½ in. (95.5 cm.) wide; 20 in. (50.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    J.M. Blanchard.