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    Sale 2157

    European Furniture, Works of Art, Tapestries and Carpets

    16 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 74

    AN ITALIAN CREAM AND POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT BUREAU BOOKCASE

    BASICALLY 20TH CENTURY, THE UPPER PORTION PROBABLY INCORPORATING EARLIER ELEMENTS

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    AN ITALIAN CREAM AND POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT BUREAU BOOKCASE
    BASICALLY 20TH CENTURY, THE UPPER PORTION PROBABLY INCORPORATING EARLIER ELEMENTS
    The scalloped molded cornice with a lappet freize above a pair of grilled doors, the lower case with slant front opening to a fitted interior above three serpentine-fronted drawers, bracket feet
    88½ in. (223.5 cm.) high, 53 in. (134.5 cm.) wide, 19 in. (48.5 cm.) deep


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