• Important Early European Furni auction at Christies

    Sale 7764

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture & Tapestries

    5 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 260

    A NORTH GERMAN WALNUT SCHRANK

    HAMBURG, LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A NORTH GERMAN WALNUT SCHRANK
    HAMBURG, LATE 17TH EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    The stepped tapering cornice centered by two winged putti holding a coronet, above two deeply panelled doors centered and flanked by pilasters carved with putto-headed capitals, putti and birds amidst scrolling foliage, with panelled sides, the breakfront base opening with a long panelled drawer with two lozenge-shaped reserves and a brass ring, on later turned feet
    93 in. (236 cm.) high; 101¼ in. (257 cm.) wide; 37½ in. (95 cm.)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN