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    Sale 5907

    Christie's Interiors

    2 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 677

    A MAHOGANY PEDESTAL DESK

    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MAHOGANY PEDESTAL DESK
    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular top with red, gilt-tooled leather inset above three frieze drawers opposed by three conforming frieze drawers, each pedestal with three drawers opposesd by a cupboard to the reverse, the two central frieze drawers each indistinctly stamped 'BERTRAM & SON, DEAN ST. OXFORD ST. W' one of the drawers also bears an inset ivorine label with similar inscription
    32 in. (81 cm.) high; 52 in. (132 cm.) wide; 34½ in. (88 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    From the Estate of His Royal Highness The Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, K.G., K.T., K.P.