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Gallison Hall: The James F. Scott Collection

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A George III mahogany tripod table, third quarter 18th century
with baluster gallery top, bearing a manuscript label from Lorna Countess Howe
height 28 in., width 22 in., depth 19 in.
71 cm, 56 cm, 48.3 cm
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Provenance

Lorna, Countess Howe (d.1961)
Christie's London, June 5, 1997, lot 228

Catalogue Note

Lorna Catherine Curzon, Countess Howe, was the third wife of Richard George Penn Curzon, 4th Earl Howe (d.1929).  She was an authority on and award-winning breeder of Labrador Retrievers, and her 1957 book The Popular Labrador Retriever is still a standard reference work.

Gallison Hall: The James F. Scott Collection

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New York