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    Sale 7700

    Important English Furniture and Clocks

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 195

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE TABLE

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE TABLE
    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The rectangular moulded top above a mahogany-lined frieze drawer with S-pattern keyhole and chamfered front rail, on chamfered square legs, the handles replaced
    28 in. (71 cm.) high; 35½ in. (90 cm.) wide; 23 in. (59 cm.) deep


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    The S-pattern keyhole and chamfered front rail below the drawer are characteristics of the work of Thomas Chippendale (for the S-pattern lock see C. Gilbert, The Life and Work of Thomas Chippendale, London, 1978, vol. II, p. 147, fig. 267).

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