Lot 302
  • 302

AN ART DECO SILVER-MOUNTED LAPIS LAZULI BANDED ONYX DESK SET BY HENRY GRIFFITH & SONS LTD., LONDON, 1921 AND 1922 |

Estimate
1,500 - 2,500 GBP
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Description

  • stationary case: 15cm. high, 23cm. wide, 13cm. deep; 6in., 9in., 5in.
comprising; a stationery case with a hinged lid enclosing divisions, a desk calendar, with ivorine date insets, a stamp box, an ashtray and a blotter with integral mahogany support (5)

Provenance

Photographed in the Drawing Room at Croft House circa 1926.

Part of this desk set appears in a study of the Drawing Room, Croft House by Francis Campbell Boileau Cadell (1883-1937) painted in 1934. See The Harrison Collection, these rooms, 12 June 2018, lot 112.
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