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    Sale 5905

    Christie's Interiors

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 403

    A GERMAN BIEDERMEIER SATINBIRCH AND INLAID ESCRITOIRE

    CIRCA 1830

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GERMAN BIEDERMEIER SATINBIRCH AND INLAID ESCRITOIRE
    Circa 1830
    The fitted interior comprising a long frieze drawer above a central cupboard flanked by pilasters and and arrangement of six drawers inlaid with birch and crossbanded with rosewood, below a writing slide with inkwell, with a depository label marked 'SCHOF.NFELD/28/20 5 40'' underneath the pediment and a further label similar on the reverse
    67½ in. (171.5 cm.) high; 41 in. (104 cm.) wide; 22½ in. (57 cm.) deep


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