22 January 2009,
London, King Street
Price Realised GBP 6,875
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
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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