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    Sale 7812

    Belgravia and Lake Geneva - Two European Collections

    14 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 30

    A REGENCE ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND AMARANTH BUREAU PLAT

    CIRCA 1720-30

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    Estimate

    A REGENCE ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND AMARANTH BUREAU PLAT
    CIRCA 1720-30
    The top inset with gilt-tooled brown leather, above three walnut-lined drawers and three false drawers to the reverse, mounted with female masks to the ends, on satyr-mask mounted cabriole legs, the mounts apparently largely original
    30¾ in. (78 cm.) high; 57¾ in. (146.5 cm.) wide; 29½ in. (75 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Maurice Aveline, Paris, in 1960.