• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5918

    Christie's Interiors

    1 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 160

    AN ANGLO-CHINESE ROSEWOOD AND IVORY INLAID PEDESTAL DESK

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ANGLO-CHINESE ROSEWOOD AND IVORY INLAID PEDESTAL DESK
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The rounded rectangular top with six frieze drawers, a slide and lopers , the pedestals each with three drawers on turned feet
    35½ in. (90 cm.) high; 45 in. (114 cm.) wide; 21 in. (53 cm.) deep


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