23 April 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A MID-VICTORIAN SOLID SATINWOOD AND AMARANTH WRITING-TABLE
BY HOLLAND & SONS, CIRCA 1870
The rounded rectangular top inset with a leather-lined writing surface above two ash-lined frieze drawers with convex quarter fillets and original handles, on ring-turned fluted tapering legs with brass caps and castors stamped 'COPE AND COLLINSON', one frieze drawer stamped 'HOLLAND & SONS', the underside with batten-carrying holes, the top paint-spattered.
29¼ in. (74.5 cm.) high; 42 in. (107 cm.) wide; 23¾ in. (60.5 cm.) deep
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