• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 23

    AN AUSTRIAN STAINED BURR FIELD MAPLE, ROSEWOOD AND PEWTER-INLAID BUREAU-CABINET

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY, PROBABLY VIENNA

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN AUSTRIAN STAINED BURR FIELD MAPLE, ROSEWOOD AND PEWTER-INLAID BUREAU-CABINET
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY, PROBABLY VIENNA
    The double-arched moulded cornice above a pair of arched mirror panelled doors, enclosing a fitted interior with an arrangement of pidgeon holes and drawers, above a pair of candle slides, above a hinged slope with a writing surface, enclosing a fitted interior with a well, on canted tapering legs joined by shaped stretchers, on ball feet
    220 cm. high x 100 cm. wide x 60 cm. deep


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