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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 136

    A RUSSIAN BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY PEDESTAL DESK

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSIAN BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY PEDESTAL DESK
    19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular top with cream suede-lined writing-surface, above a panelled frieze fitted with three drawers, the pedestals with panelled doors, enclosing to the left three drawers, and to the right three open slides, on a moulded plinth base, the drawer handles later
    31½ in. (80 cm.) high; 72½ in. (84 cm.) wide; 40 in. (101.5 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN