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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 428

    A FLEMISH GILT-METAL-MOUNTED, IVORY AND HORN-INLAID, EBONY, ROSEWOOD AND TORTOISESHELL CABINET-ON-STAND

    THE CABINET 17TH CENTURY, THE STAND 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FLEMISH GILT-METAL-MOUNTED, IVORY AND HORN-INLAID, EBONY, ROSEWOOD AND TORTOISESHELL CABINET-ON-STAND
    THE CABINET 17TH CENTURY, THE STAND 19TH CENTURY
    The rectangular moulded top with balustraded gallery and urn finials above an architectural facade with ten drawers arranged around a central pair of cupboard doors with Ionic female bust capitals, enclosing a fitted arcaded interior with trompe l'oeil parquetry and painted scenes, above two further drawers and a slide inlaid with geometric motifs, the stand fitted with three panelled drawers, on square-sectioned supports joined by a rectangular platform and a panelled back, on gadrooned feet, restorations to the veneers, partially remounted, the mounts regilt
    70½ in. (179 cm.) high; 55 in. (140 cm.) wide; 18½ in. (47 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE AUSTRIAN COLLECTOR