London, South Kensington
22 September 2004
A MILANESE EBONISED AND BONE INLAID CENTRE TABLE
Late 19th Century
With a marble top and frieze drawer, the friezes with detailed animal and scroll inlay and penwork panels to the corners, bearing a label in the drawer 'Sir J. Savile Lumley G.C.B. For Rufford' and a second label beneath 'Sir J. Savile Lumley K.C.B. For Rufford Abbey'
34in. (86cm.) high, 39in. (100cm.) wide, 23½in. (60cm.) deep
Sir John Lumley-Savile, Rufford Abbey, Nottinghamshire, Contents sale 11th-22nd October 1938.
The sale was conducted by Knight Frank Rutley and followed by a second sale of Important Works of Art a month later at Christie's in London.
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