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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 265

    AN ITALIAN WALNUT LIBRARY

    TUSCANY, 18TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ITALIAN WALNUT LIBRARY
    TUSCANY, 18TH CENTURY AND LATER
    Comprising a large corner bookcase and another bookcase en suite, each with a moulded cornice above adjustable open shelves flanked and divide by pilasters, above a protruding base fitted with drawers and cupboard doors enclosing a single shelf each, on a plinth base
    117 in. (298 cm.) high; 130 ½ in. (332 cm.) wide [long side]; 62 in. (158 cm.) wide [short side]; 15 in. (38 cm.) deep and
    116 in. (295 cm.) high; 56 in. (192 cm.) wide; 15 in. (37.5 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    A VILLA IN TUSCANY
    PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 152-175, 201-271 & 290)