Lot 501: 19th Century Continental likely French Writing Desk hand painted scenes
Buyer's Premium$1 - 100,000: 30.0%
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If you choose to use our in-house shipping, we are not liable for loss or damage. You do have the right to use a third-party shipper.
Auction House Premium
25% on all hammer prices below $100,000. 22% on all bids exceeding $100,001.
We comply with California Laws and charge all California residents 9.5% tax. Valid resale permits can be presented after the auction to remove sales tax.