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    Sale 5926

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    24 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 376

    A GEORGE III PAINTED PINE CHEST

    LATE 18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III PAINTED PINE CHEST
    LATE 18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The lid depicting William Shakespeare, Queen Elizabeth and Lord Chancellor Hatton, the front with figures in scenery and entitled 'Plays of Shakespeare', mentioning 'Ye Merry Wives of Winsor' (sic), 'Ye Tempest' and 'Measure for measure', the sides with coats of arms and with two drawers
    24½ in. (62 cm.) high; 46½ 1n. (118 cm.) wide; 19½ in. (50 cm.) deep


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