• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 249

    A REGENCY MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY LIBRARY TABLE

    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A REGENCY MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY LIBRARY TABLE
    FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular top with Greek key-edged green leather within a border decorated with stylised foliage, above a panelled frieze decorated with confronting griffins and grotesques and fitted with three drawers, the reverse with simulated drawers, the lion monopodiae supports joined by an H-shaped platform stretcher with sunk anti-friction castors, the marquetry re-coloured
    32 in. (81 cm.) high; 54¼ in, (138 cm.) wide; 30¼ in. (77 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR