• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 196

    A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD WRITING TABLE

    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCY BRASS-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD WRITING TABLE
    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular top with D-shaped ends and inset gilt-tooled red leather above two frieze drawers and opposing false drawers, on turned tapering legs with foliate brass caps and castors, one drawer stamped '6702', drawer handles replaced, replacements to mounts, castors apparently original
    30 in. (77 cm.) high; 62½ in. (159 cm.) wide; 30 in. (76 cm.) deep


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Contact the department

    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    Purchased from Michael Lipitch.