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    Sale 5900

    Christie's Interiors

    27 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 321

    AN EDWARDIAN MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY BUREAU-BOOKCASE

    BY SHOOLBRED & CO., EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    AN EDWARDIAN MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY BUREAU-BOOKCASE
    BY SHOOLBRED & CO., EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The rectangular moulded cornice above two glazed-doors enclosing a shelf, above a roll-top with central medallion depicting classical figures, enclosing a fitted interior of pigeon-holes, drawers and a bue leather-lined writing-slide, above three long drawers, the top drawer stamped 'JAs SHOOLBRED & Co', on bracket feet
    85½ in. (217 cm.) high; 40 in. (101 cm.) wide; 21½ in. (54.5 cm.) deep


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