• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5409

    The Sunday Sale - Property of Mrs. Gwen Pethick; Property of a Gentleman and Property of a Gentleman removed from Seisdon Hall, South Staffordshire.

    16 March 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 50

    A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY SIDEBOARD

    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WILLIAM IV MAHOGANY SIDEBOARD
    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Of inverted breakfront outline with a wreath carved ledge back and cupboard doors, one enclosing a cellaret drawer with a label to the back 'CLAYTON 11.10.46'
    51in. (130cm.) high; 84in. (213cm.) wide; 28½in. (72cm.) deep


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    This sideboard, with 'Egyptian' styled pedestals and festive Grecian embellishment of beribboned laurel wreaths, is designed in the robust 1840s antique fashion popularised by William Smee & Sons, Designs for Furniture, 1850.

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage