A GEORGE IV BRASS-INLAID INDIAN ROSEWOOD AND SIMULATED ROSEWOOD LEATHER SOFA
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A GEORGE IV BRASS-INLAID INDIAN ROSEWOOD AND SIMULATED ROSEWOOD LEATHER SOFA

CIRCA 1820-40

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A GEORGE IV BRASS-INLAID INDIAN ROSEWOOD AND SIMULATED ROSEWOOD LEATHER SOFA
CIRCA 1820-40
Covered in brown leather, the back with rosette-scroll ends, the arms with foliate medallions and palmette panels, over a moulded rail with brass-inset foliate panels on tapering reeded feet with reeded caps and castors, the rosette panels heading the arms and central seatrail panel probably originally inset with brass, the seat now sprung
82 in. (208 cm.) wide
Provenance
Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 7 April 2006, lot 321.
Literature
Michael S. Smith, Houses, New York, 2008, pp. 131, 133-4 & 137.
Special notice

Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
This lot will be removed to Christie’s Park Royal. Christie’s will inform you if the lot has been sent offsite. Our removal and storage of the lot is subject to the terms and conditions of storage which can be found at Christies.com/storage and our fees for storage are set out in the table below - these will apply whether the lot remains with Christie’s or is removed elsewhere. Please call Christie’s Client Service 24 hours in advance to book a collection time at Christie’s Park Royal. All collections from Christie’s Park Royal will be by pre-booked appointment only. Tel: +44 (0)20 7839 9060 Email: cscollectionsuk@christies.com. If the lot remains at Christie’s it will be available for collection on any working day 9.00 am to 5.00 pm. Lots are not available for collection at weekends.
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Please note the ~ means the lot incorporates material from endangered species which could result in export restrictions.

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