5 April 2001,
Price realised GBP 15,275
GBP 8,000 - GBP 12,000
A REGENCY ORMOLU-MOUNTED BRASS-INLAID ROSEWOOD LIBRARY TABLE
The rounded rectangular moulded top banded with pierced scrolling foliage on a tortoiseshell ground, above a conforming frieze, the angles mounted with Apollo masks on trestle end-supports and down-scrolled legs mounted with scrolling foliage, paterae and deity-masks, on brass castors.
30½ in. (77.5 cm.) high; 61 in. (155 cm.) wide; 32 in. (81 cm.) deep
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