20 September 2001
THE PROPERTY OF A LADY
A PAPIER-MACHE PAINTED LETTER-RACK
Decorated overall with birds in foliage, with two shaped open racks, on brass claw-and-ball feet
6 in. (15 cm.) high; 9 in. (23 cm.) wide; 5 in. (13 cm.) deep
A Private Collection, formed under the guidance of R. W. Symonds, sold Sotheby's London, 28 May 1982, lot 140, and bought through Mallett, London.
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