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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 85

    A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED AND BRASS-INLAID ROSEWOOD AND PADOUK CHIFFONIER

    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED AND BRASS-INLAID ROSEWOOD AND PADOUK CHIFFONIER
    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular top surmounted by a three-tier superstructure with a three-quarter pierced gallery above fretwork side panels and mirrored backplates, above two mahogany-lined frieze drawers, above two panelled doors centred by a diamond-shaped panel enclosing palmettes, the reverse of the doors with radiating panels centred by a foliate patera, enclosing a maroon velvet-lined compartment with one shelf, on paw feet, one plate is later, the padouk door panels reused from a colonial piece of furniture
    52¾ in. (134 cm.) high; 36¼ in. (92 cm.) wide; 14¼ in. (36 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN