• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 300

    A GEORGE III WALNUT BEDSIDE COMMODE

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III WALNUT BEDSIDE COMMODE
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    With pierced three-quarter gallery, cupboard and fitted pull-out drawer below with brass handle, side carrying handles
    29 in. (74 cm.) high; 21 in. (53 cm.) wide; 17 in. (43 cm.) deep


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    It is unusual to find such a bedside commode in walnut. Typically they are constructed in mahogany.

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    Provenance

    Bonhams, Knowle, 21 November 2006, lot 687.