• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5670

    Christie's Interiors

    26 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 123

    A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY AND ROSEWOOD CROSSBANDED CLOTHES PRESS

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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    A GEORGE IV MAHOGANY AND ROSEWOOD CROSSBANDED CLOTHES PRESS
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The upper section with four sliding trays enclosed by a pair of panelled doors, the base with three short drawers and three long graduated drawers flanked by recessed reeded columns on four turned feet
    90¼ in. (229 cm.) high; 56 in. (142 cm.) wide; 24½ in. (62 cm.) deep


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