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    Sale 2775

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    19 - 20 December 2007, Amsterdam

  • Lot 321

    A RUSSIAN BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND CEDARWOOD WRITING TABLE

    CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RUSSIAN BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND CEDARWOOD WRITING TABLE
    CIRCA 1800
    The rectangular sliding top above a drawer with gilt-tooled blue leather sliding writing surface, enclosing a fitted interior with various drawers, containers and concealed drawers, the main drawer with a slender drawer to the right for writing equipment (lacking) and a similar drawer to the left side, on pierced lyre end-supports joined by a vase shaped undertier
    81 cm. high x 87 cm. wide x 54 cm. deep


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