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    Sale 7663

    Fasque The Scottish Seat of the Gladstones

    7 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 197

    A SCOTTISH GEORGE IV MAHOGANY TWO-DRAWER DRESSING TABLE

    CIRCA 1815, POSSIBLY BY MORISON OF AYR

    Price Realised  

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    A SCOTTISH GEORGE IV MAHOGANY TWO-DRAWER DRESSING TABLE
    CIRCA 1815, POSSIBLY BY MORISON OF AYR
    Three quarter gallery and two drawers with 19th Century hand written inventory manuscript 'For bedroom No. 6'
    37 in. (94.7 cm.) high; 39½ in. ( 94.7 cm.) wide; 20¼ in. (51.4 cm.) deep


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    The distinctive Scottish 'honey-pot' baluster turning is characteristic of James and Mathew Morison's work for Sir David Hunter-Blair at Blairquhan around 1820.

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