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A brass and amaranth-inlaid mahogany bureau à cylindre
Directoire, circa 1790
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A brass and amaranth-inlaid mahogany bureau à cylindre
Directoire, circa 1790
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A Private European Residence: French and Neoclassical Furniture and Paintings & Works on Paper

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A brass and amaranth-inlaid mahogany bureau à cylindre
Directoire, circa 1790
with a rectangular mottled green marble inset top above three short drawers, the roll-top lifting to reveal a pull-out leather inset top, pigeon holes and three short drawers and three dummy drawers, with a pull-out leather inset flap, the lower section with a frieze drawer flanked by a drawer on the right enclosing a coffre-fort, the other side with two short drawers on reeded legs terminating in paw feet, the whole inlaid with brass and amaranth stringing, with inventory label '776' in black ink
116cm. high, 100cm. wide, 62cm. deep; 3ft. 9¾in., 3ft, 3½in., 2ft. ½in.
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A Private European Residence: French and Neoclassical Furniture and Paintings & Works on Paper

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London