• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 2202

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 492

    A SPANISH INLAID-WALNUT WRITING DESK**,

    18TH/19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY COLONIAL,

    Price Realised  

    A SPANISH INLAID-WALNUT WRITING DESK**,
    18TH/19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY COLONIAL,
    34½in. (88cm.) high, 52in. (132cm.) wide, 25¼in. (64cm.) deep


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    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.


    Provenance

    Bought from Antiquitas, Bologna, in 1964.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note one front of the gallery molding cracked and another detached