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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 346

    A PAIR OF VICOTRIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND MARQUETRY WRITING TABLES

    OF LOUIS XV STYLE, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF VICOTRIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND MARQUETRY WRITING TABLES
    OF LOUIS XV STYLE, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Of serpentine shape, each with inset gilt-tooled leather writing surface, the frieze with a drawer to one side, on cabriole legs headed by scrolling foliate mounts, on scrolling acanthus sabots
    29 in. (73.5 cm.) high; 39¼ in. (99.5 cm.) wide; 22¼ in. (56.5 cm.) deep (2)


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