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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 305

    A RUSSIAN BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BIBLIOTHEQUE

    19TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BIBLIOTHEQUE
    19TH CENTURY AND LATER
    The arched pediment with moulded cornice and dentilled frieze above a pair of glazed panelled doors flanked by fluted pilasters and enclosing three adjustable shelves, above a pair of panelled doors centred by oval medallions with star motifs and enclosing two drawers and a shelf, on block feet, with paper label to the reverse, inscribed 'form. n:r 325 O. 1915 FRAKTGODS/ fr. Uppsala...' and remains of a further paper label inscribed in ink '...L..her Ug....hle', adapted, the brass mouldings of a later date
    93¾ in. (238 cm.) high; 48¾ in. (124 cm.) wide; 17¾ in. (45 cm.) deep


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