7 April 2009
PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE CANADIAN COLLECTOR
This lot is offered without a reserve
A VICTORIAN MAHOGANY CARLTON HOUSE DESK
The U-shaped superstructure fitted on each side with three drawers, a cupboard and three pigeon-holes and centered by a locking cupboard, surrounding a red leather and gilt tooled writing surface, above three drawers, on square tapering legs and casters, previously with a gallery, inscribed in white chalk to underside twice '2750' and once '740'
38 7/8 in. (98.5 cm.) high, 48 1/8 in. (122 cm.) wide, 28½ in. (72.5cm.) deep
Bought from Fifty One Antiques, Toronto, Canada, November 1991.
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