A REGENCY BROWN-OAK AND PARCEL-GILT WRITING-TABLE, now decorated to simulate bronze, the eared rectangular gilt-tooled green leather-lined top edged with gadrooning, the frieze with three mahogany-lined drawers on each side, on leopard-mask monopodia carved with lappeted foliage and paw feet, the drawers all formerly of equal width

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A REGENCY BROWN-OAK AND PARCEL-GILT WRITING-TABLE, now decorated to simulate bronze, the eared rectangular gilt-tooled green leather-lined top edged with gadrooning, the frieze with three mahogany-lined drawers on each side, on leopard-mask monopodia carved with lappeted foliage and paw feet, the drawers all formerly of equal width
75½in. (192cm.) wide; 30in. (76cm.) high, 39½in. (100cm.) deep
Provenance
Purchased from Alexis ffrench, 15 Pont Street, on 9 October 1951 for (150. Bronzed and gilded in February 1952 to match the [air of berg\\geres that were purchased at that time.

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