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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 627

    A NORTH EUROPEAN BURR ASH SECRETAIRE A ABBATANT

    OF BIEDERMEIER STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A NORTH EUROPEAN BURR ASH SECRETAIRE A ABBATANT
    OF BIEDERMEIER STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    With marble top above a frieze drawer and fall front enclosing gilt-tooled leather writing surface and various ebonised drawers, above cupboard doors on bracket feet, several drawers bearing pencil inscriptions dated and pencil date to back corner 18 April 1905
    58½ in (148.5 cm.) high; 41½ in. (105.5 cm.) wide; 19 in. (48.5 cm.) deep


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