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A black relacquered wood library step ladder, late 19th century - early 20th century | Escalier de bibliothèque en bois et placage de bois relaqués noir, fin XIXeme siècle - début du XXeme siècle

Estimate:

2,000 - 3,000 EUR

A black relacquered wood library step ladder, late 19th century - early 20th century | Escalier de bibliothèque en bois et placage de bois relaqués noir, fin XIXeme siècle - début du XXeme siècle

A black relacquered wood library step ladder, late 19th century - early 20th century | Escalier de bibliothèque en bois et placage de bois relaqués noir, fin XIXeme siècle - début du XXeme siècle

Estimate:

2,000 - 3,000 EUR

Lot sold:

22,680

EUR

A black relacquered wood library step ladder, late 19th century - early 20th century


the steps partly lined with black leather


Height 92½in; width 25 in; prof 55 in

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Escalier de bibliothèque en bois et placage de bois relaqués noir, fin XIXeme siècle - début du XXeme siècle


les marches en partie gainées de cuir noir


Haut. 235 cm, larg. 64 cm, prof. 140 cm

The illustrations are accurate. Good overall condition despite the inevitable minor dents and scratches due to age and use. The black lacquer is later. There is a bannister with a break and a small loss of black lacquer.


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Veuillez noter que la largeur de l’escalier est de 64,5 cm et la profondeur de 140 cm. Please note the width of this lot is 64,5 cm and the depth is 140 cm.