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    Sale 7727

    Important English Furniture and Clocks

    4 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 135

    A GEORGE III SATINWOOD AND EBONISED SOFA TABLE

    CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III SATINWOOD AND EBONISED SOFA TABLE
    CIRCA 1800
    The rectangular top with rounded leaves above two frieze drawers and opposing false drawers on tapering end supports joined by an arched stretcher, with sabre legs and barrel feet with brass caps and castors, one drawer with handwritten label 'PROPERTY OF H.S. GREY', the other labelled 'ANN KESSLER', the carcase reduced in width by 3/8 in. (1 cm.), the redundant dovetail at the side of one drawer indicative of a change of heart at the time of construction, the flaps relaid
    28 in. (71 cm.) high; 64 in. (163 cm.) wide; 22 in. (56 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    H.S. Grey.
    Ann Kessler.