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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 275

    A LATE VICTORIAN GILT-METAL MOUNTED TULIPWOOD EBONY AND PARQUETRY KIDNEY-SHAPED DESK

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LATE VICTORIAN GILT-METAL MOUNTED TULIPWOOD EBONY AND PARQUETRY KIDNEY-SHAPED DESK
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Crossbanded and inlaid throughout with a trellis pattern with a gilt tooled leather lined top and nine ash drawers, the centre drawer with a further hinged writing surface and with foliate wreath handles, rosettes and swag clasps throughout on short turned tapering legs with stiff leaf sabot feet inscribed to the underside 'McCabe'
    29½ in. (75 cm.) high; 49 in. (125 cm.) wide; 25 in. (63 cm.) deep


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