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    Sale 5910

    Christie's Interiors

    28 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 353

    A VICTORIAN GILT-METAL-MOUNTED FIGURED WALNUT AND KINGWOOD CROSSBANDED MARQUETRY BUREAU PLAT

    THIRD-QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A VICTORIAN GILT-METAL-MOUNTED FIGURED WALNUT AND KINGWOOD CROSSBANDED MARQUETRY BUREAU PLAT
    Third-quarter 19th century
    The shaped rectangular top of serpentine outline with a central inlaid cartouche depicting a stag and a hound in a landscape and encircled by profuse marquetry, mother-of-pearl and ivory inlay, the foliate and C-scroll ornament cast mounts above three frieze drawers on tall cabriole legs with similar mounts, terminating in foliate cast sabots
    29½ in. (75 cm.) high; 55 in. (140 cm.) wide; 31¾ in. (80.5 cm.) deep


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