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    Sale 2154

    Important English Furniture, Clocks and Ceramics

    7 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 239

    A SATINWOOD, SYCAMORE, ROSEWOOD, AND MARQUETRY SERPENTINE COMMODE**

    20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SATINWOOD, SYCAMORE, ROSEWOOD, AND MARQUETRY SERPENTINE COMMODE**
    20TH CENTURY
    In the George III style, of serpentine form, the top and sides centered by an oval medallion, the top with ribbon-inlaid border, each cabinet door with similar oval inlaid with a floral bouquet, and enclosing a shelf, on splayed feet, the back with yellow chalk inventory number 789, stamped 'MADE IN ENGLAND' to right vertical on reverse, the underside of top re-supported, the sides formerly with lifting handles
    41¼ in. (87 cm.) high, 41 in. (104 cm.) wide, 23 in. (60 cm.) deep


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