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Lot 0087
Magnificent oversized Chinese carved wood Palace table, circa 1950. 51 inches deep x 39 inches high x 133 inches long.Magnificent carving.Republic period.Good condition.//////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////This table may be examined before the auction at 110 West 25th, NYC.Call for arrangements 646 590-2788.Note: this table takes 8 men to move it./////////////////////////////////////////Winning bidder must pick it up within 3 days (by May 15th 5pm)after the sale with their own crew and moving men.Anyone failing to pick it up within 3 days must pay storage fees of 200 a day 7 days a week or lose their bidding account permananently at David Killen Gallery.//////////////////////////////////////////////This table was part of an inventory of a Chinese dealer who had a shop in NYC seliing expensive Chinese antique items.For either tax or immigration reasons the dealer closed his shop and fled the country, owing 60 thousand in rent to the landlord.The landlord legally obtained ownership of the items in the store then offered them to sale to several liquidators in NYC, before agreeing to sell the contents of the store to David Killen Gallery.In the May 12th auction, lots 81, 85 and 87 are all from this closed store.According to the managment company, the large table(lot 87) was originally for sale in the store for 200,000.00 before the store was closed.David Killen gallery is starting the price at 50.00, with no reserve, or at whatever price there are bids online at the start of the auction.As of Thursday morning, the bids are up to 125.00 for lot 87 and 100.00 for lot 85.Good luck!


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Large Chinese carved wood Palace table, circa 1950

Estimate $200 - $300May 12