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    Sale 5281

    The Sunday Sale

    9 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 186

    A NEAR PAIR OF GEORGE IV MAHOGANY LAMP-TABLES

    CIRCA 1825

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    A NEAR PAIR OF GEORGE IV MAHOGANY LAMP-TABLES
    Circa 1825
    Each with a radially veneered square top, one with a dentil moulded and bead mounted frieze, the other with a similar Greek key moulded frieze on a tapering fluted and reeded column and tripartite base on scrolled feet
    Each: 28¼ in. (72 cm.) high; 19 in. (48.3 cm.) wide; 19 in. (48.3 cm.) deep (2)


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    Designed in the Grecian taste, the lamp tables, with pillars on tripod 'altar' plinths, relate to those commissioned around 1810 for the Grecian library at Wrotham Park (one sold Christie's, London. 9 June 2005 lot 71).

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