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    Sale 5415

    The Sunday Sale - The Property of the late Dr Henry Ginsburg

    9 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 124

    A GEORGE III SATINWOOD AND ROSEWOOD CROSSBANDED PEMBROKE TABLE

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A GEORGE III SATINWOOD AND ROSEWOOD CROSSBANDED PEMBROKE TABLE
    Late 18th century
    The serpentine twin-flap top with an ebonised moulded edge above a frieze drawer to each end, formerly with one frieze drawer and a false drawer now adapted, and flanked by fan paterae-headed square tapering legs terminating in brass caps and castors, one drawer bearing a label for 'Morant & Co./91, New Bond Street, 273', the other bearing a label for 'The Colony Shops/Ginsburg & Levy/Incorporated/Antiques/815 Madison Ave. New York'
    28 in. (71 cm.) high; 35¼ in. (89.5 cm.) wide extended; 29¾ in. (76 cm.) deep


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    In 1790 George Morant - decorator, carver, gilder and cabinet maker - established his Bond Street premises. Later styled as George Morant & Son (1825-39), Messrs George Morant applied successfully for Royal Appointment at the beginning of Queen Victoria's reign on the recommendation of the Duchess of Gloucester.

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    with Morant & Co., London.
    with The Colony Shops, Ginsburg & Levy Incorporated Antiques, New York.