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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 74

    A NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY SECRETAIRE A ABATTANT

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY GERMAN

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY SECRETAIRE A ABATTANT
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY GERMAN
    The rectangular stepped top with dentilled cornice above a frieze drawer mounted with lion masks, above a hinged front enclosing an architectural interior fitted with variously-sized drawers and pigeon holes arranged around a central arched compartment, some drawers further fitted, above three long drawers, on ebonised paw feet, with later Egyptian angle clasps
    53¼ in. (135.5 cm.) high; 53¾ in. (136.5 cm.) wide; 21¼ in. (54 cm.) deep


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