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    Sale 7560

    Furniture and Carpets Including Two Private Collections

    24 January 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 336

    A LOUIS XVI WALNUT, AMARANTH, MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY CYLINDER BUREAU

    LATE 18TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY NORTH EUROPEAN

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XVI WALNUT, AMARANTH, MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY CYLINDER BUREAU
    LATE 18TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY NORTH EUROPEAN
    The rectangular top decorated with books, inkwell and a sander, above a tambour shutter centred by a ribbon-tied medallion with fruit, enclosing six drawers and a green leather-lined writing slide, above a fall front decorated with urns and flower vases, and enclosing two short and one long drawer the sides inlaid with trellis parquetry, on square tapering legs
    40½ in. (103 cm.) high; 34¾ in. (88.5 cm.) wide; 18¼ in. (46.5 cm.) deep


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