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    Sale 7560

    Furniture and Carpets Including Two Private Collections

    24 January 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 132

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SIDEBOARD

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE SIDEBOARD
    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The shaped top above a central frieze drawer with a later compartment, flanked by deep drawers with inlaid fan corners the right-hand drawer with bottle divisions, between thistle-inlaid uprights, on square tapering legs with spade feet, previously but not originally with a gallery, the deep drawers relined, the handles replaced
    35 in. (89 cm.) high; 71¾ in. (182 cm.) wide; 29 in. (73.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Major A. C. J. Congreve, Tenbury Wells, Worcestershire.
    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 21 April 2005, lot 242.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN