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    Sale 5899

    Christie's Interiors

    13 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 255

    A LATE VICTORIAN OAK BOOKCASE

    BY MAPLE & CO., LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LATE VICTORIAN OAK BOOKCASE
    BY MAPLE & CO., LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The moulded rectagular cornice above a fluted frieze above two glass-panelled doors enclosing a green baise-lined interior with three adjustable shelves, flanked by fluted ionic columns, the lower section with two panelled doors, on bun feet, the reverse with remains of four sticker labels, one inscribed in ink '103', the lower left door with ivorine label 'FROM Maple & Co LIMITED LONDON & PARIS.'
    91½ in. (232.5 cm.) high; 52 in. (132 cm.) wide; 16½ in. (42 cm.) deep


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