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    Sale 11628

    THE OPULENT EYE:19TH CENTURY FURNITURE, SCULPTURE, WORKS OF ART, CERAMIC & CARPETS

    19 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 82

    A CONTINENTAL ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND VERNIS MARTIN VITRINE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A CONTINENTAL ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND VERNIS MARTIN VITRINE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Of bombé form, the shaped crest above a central glazed door and glazed sides, the front painted with Juno in a chariot surrounded by two mythological figures, on cabriole legs with splayed feet
    77 ½ in. (197 cm.) high, 59 in. (155 cm.) wide, 25 in. (63.5 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION, OHIO