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FS24: Two Day Fine Art Sale

An Edwardian Mahogany and Marquetry Kidney-shaped Kneehole Writing Desk or Dressing Table

Auction Lot FS24/832

An Edwardian mahogany and marquetry kidney-shaped kneehole writing desk or dressing table, crossbanded in satinwood, bordered with boxwood and ebonised lines, the top with a wide banded and moulded border decorated with flowerheads and husks, containing a central apron drawer flanked by four short drawers to either side, decorated with anthemions, foliate motifs and scrollwork, between satinwood simulated fluted pilasters, the front with panels of ribbon tied drapery, oval fan and husk medallions and neo-classical urns and scrolling foliage, on square tapered legs, terminating in castors, 139cm (4ft 6 3/4in) wide.

An Edwardian Mahogany and Marquetry Kidney-shaped Kneehole Writing Desk or Dressing Table (FS24/832) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 28th October 2014 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

An Edwardian mahogany and marquetry kidney-shaped kneehole writing desk or dressing table, crossbanded in satinwood, bordered with boxwood and ebonised lines, the top with a wide banded and moulded border decorated with flowerheads and husks, containing a central apron drawer flanked by four short drawers to either side, decorated with anthemions, foliate motifs and scrollwork, between satinwood simulated fluted pilasters, the front with panels of ribbon tied drapery, oval fan and husk medallions and neo-classical urns and scrolling foliage, on square tapered legs, terminating in castors, 139cm (4ft 6 3/4in) wide.

Price Realised

£2,200

Department

Furniture

Fine Art Category

Edwardian Furniture

Sale Information

FS24: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 28th October 2014
Wednesday, 29th October 2014

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 2:30pm on Wednesday, 29th October 2014 as part of the Furniture section of the sale.

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Okehampton Street, Exeter

Telephone: +44 (01392) 413100

Important Notes

Weights and measurements are approximate guidelines only, unless otherwise stated to the contrary.

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