• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7830

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    21 January 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 91

    A RUSSIAN BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A RUSSIAN BRASS-MOUNTED MAHOGANY WRITING-TABLE
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular black leather-lined top with a reeded edge above a frieze with a central drawer and another to each end, on square tapering legs with brass sabot feet
    28¼ in. (72 cm.) high; 59 in (150 cm.) wide; 27¼ in. (69.5 cm.) deep


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the writing table is veneered in mahogany and not as mentioned in the catalogue and that some of the brass is most certainly of a later date.