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George III Mahogany Bookcase, circa 1785

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The highlight of this inlaid mahogany cabinet from the late 18th century is the arched pediment with sunburst fan like veneers which exhibits a three dimensional appearance. Below are two glazed doors crossbanded with ebony and boxwood, with adjustable shelves inside. The base cabinet is decorated similarly with oval figured panels in tulipwood cross banding, with adjustable sliding shelves to the interior. Excellent all original finish with pleasing patina to the surface. Dimensions: 7' 8" high 46 1/4" wide 19 1/4" deep. Provenance: Devenish & Company Lot#120 Sotheby's April 2008.

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  • Dimensions
    H 92 in. x W 46.25 in. x D 19.25 in.H 233.68 cm x W 117.48 cm x D 48.9 cm
  • Seller Location
    Incline Village, NV
  • Seller Reference Number
    #154/7-98
  • Reference Number
    LU9732895365
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