17 October 2008
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY BREAKFRONT-BOOKCASE
With adjustable shelves and backed with ivory silk, the four cabinet doors, each with an oval panel and enclosing linen-slides or shelves, with various shipping labels inscribed in black ink 'A. & N. AUX. C. S. L. NO. 323' AND 'H. WHITEHEAD/NOV.17'
107 in. (272 cm.) high, 122 in. (310 cm.) wide, 22 in. (56 cm.) deep
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 17 November 1989, lot 82.
A Distinguished West Coast Collector; Christie's, New York, 16 October 1998, lot 190.
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