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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 88

    AN IRISH GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE WRITING TABLE AND BOOKCASE

    THE WRITING TABLE LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE BOOKCASE EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN IRISH GEORGE III MAHOGANY SERPENTINE WRITING TABLE AND BOOKCASE
    THE WRITING TABLE LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE BOOKCASE EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The upper part with a pierced fret-carved cornice centred by an urn tablet, fitted with three adjustable shelves enclosed by a pair of glazed astragal panel doors, the lower part with a frieze drawer with compartments, two lidded and a hinged baize-lined slope concealing four drawers, on roundel-headed square tapered fluted legs terminating in block feet, with a part label 'House Furnishers GRAFTON STREET, DUBLIN'
    79 in. (201 cm.) high; 41 in. (104 cm.) wide; 23 in. (58.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Stradbrook House, Ireland.