• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 177

    A NORTH EUROPEAN BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY ARCHITECT'S TABLE

    LATE 18TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH EUROPEAN BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY ARCHITECT'S TABLE
    LATE 18TH CENTURY AND LATER
    The black leather-lined rectangular ratcheted and adjustable top above a frieze drawer fitted with a further leather-lined writing surface and divisions with ink pots, each side fitted with a leather-lined writing slide, on turned tapering legs with mille-raie panels and terminating in brass caps and castors, the brass later
    29½ in. (75 cm.) high [closed]; 34 in. (86.5 cm.) wide; 20 in. (51 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 174-175, 177)