• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 6

    A NORTH ITALIAN IVORY-INLAID ROSEWOOD AND EBONISED CENTRE TABLE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A NORTH ITALIAN IVORY-INLAID ROSEWOOD AND EBONISED CENTRE TABLE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular top inlaid with geometric foliate bands and portrait medallions, above a similar frieze with a drawer, on spiral turned legs joined by S-scroll stretchers
    28¾ in. (73 cm.) high; 25¾ in. (66 cm.) wide; 18½ in. (47 cm.) deep


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    Literature

    Inventory and Valuation of the contents of Newton Hall, Felton, Morpeth, Northumberland, The Property of Brigadier General B. F. Widdrington, C.M.G., D.S.O., 1925, p. 16.