• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 316

    A CONTINENTAL ROSEWOOD AND BRASS INLAID OCCASIONAL TABLE

    IN THE MANNER OF XAVIER FORTNER, MID-19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CONTINENTAL ROSEWOOD AND BRASS INLAID OCCASIONAL TABLE
    IN THE MANNER OF XAVIER FORTNER, MID-19TH CENTURY
    With a circular top, losses
    19 in. (49 cm.) high; 19 in. (49 cm.) diameter


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    This elegant table, inlaid on a dark rosewood gound, is conceived in the South German 'Boulle' revival style of the mid-19th Century. It relates to the oeuvre of Franz Xavier Fortner, the celebrated Munich cabinet-maker

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