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Item Details

Lot #830
DepartmentFurniture
Sold For$425.00(hammer price)
 $501.50(price including buyer's premium)
Last UpdatedNovember 7, 2015

Description

CONTINENTAL CHINOISERIE DESK-ON-STAND Possibly Italian, Late 19th/Early 20th Century
The rectangular mirrored case reverse-painted with figures amid landscapes. The two doors enclosing a single interior shelf. Above a polychrome-painted base with brush slide with a tooled leather-inset writing surface and long drawer. On cabriole legs ending in paw feet. Height 52. Width 25.75". Depth 17.5"."

Condition

Some wear to the paint throughout the piece. The paint looks to be original to the piece, and it looks not to be a marriage. Structurally sound with some minor wear to the moldings, and the interior shelf currently out of position.

The description of the item above may not be the final version used in the catalog. The descriptions are as yet unedited and may contain mistakes. The description, estimates and photos could all be wrong. In rare cases they may not end up in this sale. Once the items have received their lot number the descriptions will have been changed if needed.

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