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    Sale 5441

    La Strada Romana - Works of Art from a Private Roman Collection

    14 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 251

    AN AUSTRIAN GILT METAL MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND EBONISED SECRETAIRE

    VIENNA, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN AUSTRIAN GILT METAL MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND EBONISED SECRETAIRE
    VIENNA, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    With a triangular pediment, the doors of the upper section enclosing a three quarter ledge and hidden stepped drawer flanked by two further small drawers with a pencil inscription to the underside, the fall enclosing a well fitted interior with nine drawers and pigeon holes around a trompe l'oeil niche and leather lined sliding writing surface with three long drawers below with later gilt metal mounts
    75½ in. (192 cm.) high; 38 in. (97 cm.) wide; 22 in. (56 cm.) deep


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