5 April 2001
A WALNUT CARD-TABLE
18th century and later
The rounded eared rectangular cross-and-featherbanded hinged top, enclosing a green baize-lined playing-surface with counter-wells and candle-stands, above a later veneered plain frieze, on cabriole legs headed by shells and with claw feet, the gateleg-action replaced, one back leg spliced, one ear replaced
29 in. (74 cm.) high; 33 in. (84 cm.) wide; 16¼ in. (41.5 cm.) deep, closed
Bought by the present owner from Asprey's in 1986.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
From Surrey to Sydney, 5 homes around the world created by titans of 20th-century architecture — all from Christie’s International Real Estate
PurseBop outlines the four stages that mark the evolution of an Hermès connoisseur, and the bags that accompany each