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A Louis XIV Boulle bureau Mazarin, circa 1680.

With a red tortoiseshell ground, the top decorated with cartouches and grotesque masks within strapwork and foliate frames, with a frieze drawer above a kneehole and a hinged flap, with three bowed drawers in each pedestal on square tapering legs joined by waved x-stretchers on ball feet, 77cm by 116cm.

1804 Inventory: “Red Drawing room…2 brass & tortoiseshell cabinets 1 lady exeters.”


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