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    Sale 5354

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    13 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 261

    AN EDWARDIAN MAHOGANY CROSSBANDED AND LINE INLAID BOOKCASE

    EDWARDS & ROBERTS, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    AN EDWARDIAN MAHOGANY CROSSBANDED AND LINE INLAID BOOKCASE
    EDWARDS & ROBERTS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The upper part with a pierced fret swan's neck pediment, fitted with two tiers of adjustable shelves and enclosed by glazed astragal panel doors, with adjustable shelves below enclosed by three panel doors with a marquetry of scrolling foliate stems with cornucopiae on bracket feet, stamped 'EDWARDS & ROBERTS', with two labels to the reverse each stamped 'GRETTON' and in ink '48'
    108 in. (274 cm.) high; 75 in. (190 cm.) wide; 18 in (46 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF THE TRUSTEES OF LORD GRETTON