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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 652

    A PAIR OF NAPOLEON III BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BOOKCASES

    CIRCA 1870-1880

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF NAPOLEON III BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BOOKCASES
    CIRCA 1870-1880
    Each with a pair of glazed panelled doors, enclosing a fitted interior with four shelves, one with brass suppliers label Ameublements, Meubles des Fantaisie/Les Fils d'Alfred Wimphen/25 Rue du Faubourg St. Antoine 25/PARIS
    220 cm. high x 128 cm. wide x 38 cm. deep (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY FROM AN AMSTERDAM CANAL HOUSE (LOTS 629-656)