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    Sale 7433

    Important Early European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    8 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 82

    A FLEMISH GILT-METAL-MOUNTED RED TORTOISESHELL, EBONY AND EBONISED CABINET-ON-STAND

    ANTWERP, THIRD QUARTER 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FLEMISH GILT-METAL-MOUNTED RED TORTOISESHELL, EBONY AND EBONISED CABINET-ON-STAND
    ANTWERP, THIRD QUARTER 17TH CENTURY
    The rectangular top with three-quarter balustraded gallery with ball finials, above an architectural interior with twelve variously sized drawers decorated with cabochon-shaped panels and ripple-moulded edges, arranged around a central cupboard with similarly decorated doors flanked and divided by Ionic columns with composite capitals and enclosing nine further drawers arranged around a mirrored stage set with parquetry floor and centred by a bronze figure, the stand with shaped apron and baluster-turned supports joined by square-sectioned stretchers, stand and gallery possibly associated
    65¾ in. (167 cm.) high; 44 in. (112 cm.) wide; 17¼ in. (112 cm.) deep


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