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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 233

    A MID-VICTORIAN WALNUT FOLIO STAND

    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A MID-VICTORIAN WALNUT FOLIO STAND
    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    One side with a ratchetted reading rest, with three shelves joined by fluted supports, with a paper inventory label to the underside '5953'
    52 in. (132 cm.) high; 36 in. (92 cm.) wide; 20 in. (51 cm.) deep


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    A related design for a folio stand by Gillows for Ferguson and Co. is illustrated in S. Stuart, Gillows of Lancaster and London, 1730-1840, 2008, p. 99, pl. 645.

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