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    Sale 7812

    Belgravia and Lake Geneva - Two European Collections

    14 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 29

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED, AMARANTH AND BOIS SATINE BONHEUR-DU-JOUR

    CIRCA 1765

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    Estimate

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED, AMARANTH AND BOIS SATINE BONHEUR-DU-JOUR
    CIRCA 1765
    The superstructure with three drawers, the writing-surface above a frieze drawer with burgundy leather lidded compartment and inkwells, above a pair of doors enclosing a shelf and two drawers, on cabriole legs, one drawer inscribed '17281'
    38½ in. (98 cm.) high; 30¼ in. (76.5 cm.) wide; 18¾ in. (47.5 cm.) deep


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