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    Sale 5365

    Christie's Interiors

    9 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 453

    A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED POLYCHROME, BLACK AND GILT-JAPANNED WORK-TABLE

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED POLYCHROME, BLACK AND GILT-JAPANNED WORK-TABLE
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The rounded rectangular top decorated with a scene of exotic birds amid foliage surrounded by a fretwork border, above two frieze drawers, on turned end-supports joined by stretchers, on scrolled legs with brass castors, the handles apparently original, restorations to the decoration
    28¼ in. (72 cm.) high; 23½ in. (59.5 cm.) wide; 18 in. (45.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    David Style Esq., Wateringbury Place, Kent; Christie's house sale, 31 May 1978, lot 279


    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of a Collector

    Lots 40, 57, 115, 145, 149, 152, 188, 213, 222, 256, 326, 358, 365,
    366, 407, 451, 453, 461, 503, and 518.