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    Sale 12037

    Interiors

    8 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 426

    A WILLIAM IV / EARLY VICTORIAN FIGURED OAK LIBRARY OR CENTRE TABLE

    IN THE MANNER OF RICHARD BRIDGENS, MID 19TH CENTURY

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    A WILLIAM IV / EARLY VICTORIAN FIGURED OAK LIBRARY OR CENTRE TABLE
    IN THE MANNER OF RICHARD BRIDGENS, MID 19TH CENTURY
    With Gothic tracery and strap-work frieze with drop-pendant corner finials, on pierced end supports with C-scroll and cabochon detail
    29 ¾ in. (76 cm.) high; 49 in. (125 cm.) long; 30 in. (76 cm.) deep


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    'Furniture with Candelabra and Interior Decoration designed by R.Bridgens' was published in 1838 and illustrated his earlier designs for furniture in the Elizabethan, Gothic and Grecian styles, including sixteen plates of furniture that Bridgens had designed for Aston Hall in the 1820's for James Wyatt, specifically to compliment the Jacobean style of the house.

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    This Lot is transferred to an offsite warehouse ‘Cadogan Tate’ at the close of business on the day of the sale. We will give you 2 weeks free storage from the date of the sale and after that point charges apply. All other lots will be held at Christie''s South Kensington until 5pm the fifth Friday after the sale. It will then be transferred to Cadogan Tate.