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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 208

    A REGENCY MAHOGANY AND EBONISED OCTAGONAL LIBRARY TABLE

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCY MAHOGANY AND EBONISED OCTAGONAL LIBRARY TABLE
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The moulded and crossbanded revolving top with gilt-tooled black leather-lined writing-surface incorporating a hinged ratcheted reading- flap, above four mahogany-lined frieze drawers, the two deep drawers with three divisions each, on a turned spreading shaft and a quadripartite base with downswept reeded legs with brass caps and castors, one drawer with black plastic Norman Adams label, some ebony handles original
    29¾ in. (75.5 cm.) high; 53 in. (134 cm.) diameter;


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    Provenance

    Bought from Norman Adams Ltd.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 208-209)