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    Sale 11929

    The Ian and Susan Wilson Collection of Scholar's Objects

    17 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1105

    A RARE LARGE ZITAN WRIST REST

    18TH-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A RARE LARGE ZITAN WRIST REST
    18TH-19TH CENTURY
    The unusually long wrist rest is carved on the convex top in imitation of root gnarl. The wood has a satiny patina and is rich purple in color.
    22 ½ in. (57.6 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Christie's New York, 16 September 1999, lot 76.
    Nicholas Grindley, London, 1999.