23 October 2002
PROPERTY FROM A CALIFORNIA ESTATE
A GEORGE III MAHOGANY CELLARET
The hinged rectangular top with a fluted frieze and canted angles, the case panelled to imitate two doors on blind fret-carved chamfered square legs headed by pierced brackets and casters, lacking one bracket
27½in. (70cm.) high, 21½in. (54.5cm.) wide, 18in. (45.75cm.) deep
The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. William Richmond, sold in these Rooms, 30 January 1988, lot 375.
Anonymous sale in these Rooms, 11 October 1990, lot 20 ($7,600).
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