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    Sale 5365

    Christie's Interiors

    9 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 362

    A NORTH ITALIAN ROSEWOOD BURR WALNUT AND MARQUETRY CENTRE TABLE

    19TH CENTURY

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    A NORTH ITALIAN ROSEWOOD BURR WALNUT AND MARQUETRY CENTRE TABLE
    19TH CENTURY
    The quarter veneered top centred by a serpentine cartouche and within dog tooth and Greek key borders, the chequer banded frieze with a drawer on chamfered and line inlaid square tapering legs
    30½ in. (78 cm.) high; 42 in. (107 cm.) wide; 31½ in. (80 cm.) deep


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    This table bears similarities to furniture from Modena, in North Italy. For a similar example see Graziano Manni 'Mille Mobli Emiliani', Artioli Editore, Modena, 1999, p. 208, pl. 487.

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the property title in the catalogue should read 'The Property of The Lady King'


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE LADY KING