26 March 2008,
Price realised USD 625
USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
A Pair of Patinated Wrought-Iron Andirons, 20th century
each 20¼ in. (51.5 cm.) high, 13 in. (33 cm.) wide, 21½ in. (54.5 cm.) deep (2)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
With A&R Asta Ltd, New York.
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