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    Sale 5904

    Christie's Interiors

    31 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 565

    A REGENCY ROSEWOOD AND BOXWOOD STRUNG WORK TABLE

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A REGENCY ROSEWOOD AND BOXWOOD STRUNG WORK TABLE
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The gilt-tooled red leather ratcheted sloping top flanked by brass galleried and hinged eliptical ends opening to reveal divided compartments, with work basket beneath the frieze drawer
    29 in. (73.5 cm.) high; 28½ in. (72.5 cm.) wide; 16½ in. (42 cm.) deep


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    A similar work table is illustrated in Regency Furniture, Margaret Jourdain, Country Life Ltd. 1965, fig.153

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