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    Sale 5902

    Christie's Interiors

    17 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 359

    A LATE GEORGE III MAHOGANY DESK

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LATE GEORGE III MAHOGANY DESK
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The open top with leather surface, six drawers and gallery, above nine drawers surrounding the kneehole and a further four small drawers to each side, with two large filded panels to the reverse
    39 in. (99 cm.) high; 49 in. (125 cm.) wide; 31½ in. (80 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    W.H.Humble, Skellow Grange, Doncaster
    Sold on the premises by H.Spencer & Sons, 1964 ($500 )


    Literature

    Country Life, May 1964, p.1323 (copy included)