• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5964

    Christie's Interiors

    24 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 40

    A LATE VICTORIAN FIGURED WALNUT AND EBONISED TWO TIER OCCASIONAL TABLE

    BY DRUCE AND CO, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A LATE VICTORIAN FIGURED WALNUT AND EBONISED TWO TIER OCCASIONAL TABLE
    BY DRUCE AND CO, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The square top with canted corners on four spiral-turned tapering legs, paper label to the underside, 'FROM DRUCE & CO/...BAKER STREET...'
    28 in. (71 cm.) high; 23½ in. (60 cm.) wide; 23½ in. (60 cm.) deep


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    Druce & Co, 68 Baker Street, Portman Square, London, were established in the 1840's and were both cabinet makers and retailers of second-hand furniture. In the Marylebone Trade Directory of 1853, they described themselves as 'Furnishers,Upholsterers and Upholders for clients of discernment'.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage