• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 436

    AN AUSTRIAN MAHOGANY AND EBONIZED DESK

    20TH CENTURY, IN THE BIEDERMEIER STYLE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN AUSTRIAN MAHOGANY AND EBONIZED DESK
    20TH CENTURY, IN THE BIEDERMEIER STYLE
    The kidney-shaped top with circular wells and four small drawers, above an oval black leather lined writing surface, frieze drawer, flanked and supported by columnar supports, joined by a shaped base
    96 cm. high x 125 cm. wide x 65 cm. deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GERMAN GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 425, 431, 434 AND 436)