15 January 2003
This lot is offered without a reserve
A GEORGE III STYLE MAHOGANY WRITING TABLE,
incorporating 18th century elements,
the leather-inset molded top above trwo frieze drawers with later hardware, on chamfered legs with castors
28½in. (72cm.) high, 34½ (88cm.) wide, 22in. (56cm.) deep
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Structurally sound and in generally good condition with minor marks, nicks and scratches throughout.
Fewer than 30 of these horseshoe-back armchairs are known to exist. This one comes to auction on 13 September in New York
Important Chinese works of art from one of America’s leading cultural institutions coming to auction in New York