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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 61

    A REGENCY MAHOGANY AND EBONISED BREAKFRONT-BOOKCASE

    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCY MAHOGANY AND EBONISED BREAKFRONT-BOOKCASE
    FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY
    The moulded cornice above a pair of glazed doors with pointed arched astragals, each enclosing three shelves, flanked by two conforming doors, each enclosing three shelves, the base section with two panelled doors enclosing four shelves, flanked by two conforming doors each enclosing one shelf, fitted for electricity, the backboard inscribed in white chalk twice 'Glass front' and thrice 'J6' and once 'JCHECO', two panes of glass cracked
    91½ in. (232.5 cm.) high; 103 in. (261.5 cm.) wide; 16¼ in. (41 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN