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    Sale 5201

    Style & Spirit

    27 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 159

    A GEORGE IV BRASS MOUNTED AND INLAID ROSEWOOD WRITING TABLE

    IN THE MANNER OF LOUIS LE GAIGNEUR, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE IV BRASS MOUNTED AND INLAID ROSEWOOD WRITING TABLE
    IN THE MANNER OF LOUIS LE GAIGNEUR, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The leather-lined top with contre partie foliate and strapwork corner spandrels above a panelled frieze with two drawers and centred by foliate mask, on turned end-supports joined by a similar stretcher and with scrolled foliate and rosette-mounted sabre legs with brass paw capped castors corner spandrels probably later
    28½in. (73cm.) high; 40in. (102cm.) wide; 24½in. (63cm.) deep


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    A very similar table was sold Christie's, London, 7 June, 2000, lot 390.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN