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    Sale 7700

    Important English Furniture and Clocks

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 89

    A LATE GEORGE II MAHOGANY SERPENTINE DRESSING-CHEST

    CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    A LATE GEORGE II MAHOGANY SERPENTINE DRESSING-CHEST
    CIRCA 1750
    The shaped rectangular top with moulded edge, above four graduated drawers with original handles, the top mahogany-lined drawer with a green baize-lined slide and two divisons, on slightly reduced ogee bracket feet
    33½ in. (85 cm.) high; 38¼ in. (97.5 cm.) wide; 22¾ in. (58 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Percy Barrington Meyer, and by descent.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
    (LOTS 89-90)