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    Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 600

    A NORTH GERMAN WALNUT AND MARQUETRY GAMES TABLE

    MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH GERMAN WALNUT AND MARQUETRY GAMES TABLE
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    The square top inlaid and inset with panels of trailing foliage and rocaille with countersunk panels on each corner, probably candle stands, with inlaid daffodils, roses, marigolds and carnations, the central spring release panel enclosing a chequers board, the drawer revealing a backgammon board inlaid with forest scenes depicting a rabbit warren, fox den, grazing stag and recumbent lion, on square chamfered legs with foliate-carved scroll feet
    30 in. (76 cm.) high; 33¾ in. (85.7 cm.) square


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    END OF SALE

    THE NEXT STYLE & SPIRIT SALE WILL BE HELD ON 22ND SEPTEMBER 2009.