• English Furniture and Clocks auction at Christies

    Sale 7769

    English Furniture and Clocks

    19 November 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 34

    A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD OPEN BOOKCASE

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD OPEN BOOKCASE
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular grey later marble top above an anthemion and wreath-mounted frieze and two adjustable shelves flanked by tapering waisted and reeded columns on a shallow plinth, inscribed beneath the marble '39 1709', the columns apparently original, later mounted
    32½ in. (83 cm.) high; 45 in. (115 cm.) wide; 12¾ in. (32 cm.) deep


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