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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 131

    A GEORGE IV ROSEWOOD WRITING TABLE

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE IV ROSEWOOD WRITING TABLE
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The rounded rectangular top with a boldly beaded edge and with two frieze drawers on turned and reeded standard end supports with beaded bases and scrolled foliate carved feet with brass castors, the drawers stamped 'JAMES WINTER/101 WARDOUR ST'
    29 in. (74 cm.) high; 48 in. (122 cm.) wide; 28 in. (71 cm.) deep


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    James Winter established his business in 1823. He described himself as a 'Broker, Licensed Appraiser & Undertaker...' and regularly identified the items he retailed with his stamp.

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