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    Sale 7540

    A House on the Wiltshire Downs

    6 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 68

    AN ITALIAN WALNUT AND EBONY-LINE INLAID BREAKFRONT OPEN BOOKCASE

    CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN WALNUT AND EBONY-LINE INLAID BREAKFRONT OPEN BOOKCASE
    CIRCA 1880
    With six adjustable shelves flanked by capital-headed uprights, the end two pairs of uprights forming cupboard doors each enclosing two shelves, on plinth base, the backboards replaced, the reverse with a printed paper label 'Maple's Depository' stamped 'Dr M. Seelig'
    66 in. (178 cm.) high; 116 in. (294.5 cm.) wide; 17 in. (43 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Villa Cavalli, Teolo, Padua, Italy.