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    Sale 5913

    Christie's Interiors

    16 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 409

    A REGENCY PENWORK CHINOISERIE WORK BOX

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCY PENWORK CHINOISERIE WORK BOX
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    With raised gesso decoration
    9½ in. (24 cm.) wide
    Together with three penwork Chinoiserie card cases, a similar trinket box, a japanned tin oval Chinoiserie case, a tortoiseshell scent bottle case with twin blue and gilt glass bottles, two mother-of-pearl and abalone cases and a mother of pearl box with associated papier-maché panel to top


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