• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2827

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    22 - 23 September 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 136

    A FLEMISH OAK DISPLAY CABINET

    LIEGE, MID 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FLEMISH OAK DISPLAY CABINET
    LIEGE, MID 18TH CENTURY
    Carved overall with C-scrolled rock-work and flower baskets, the eared moulded breakfront cornice above a pair of glazed doors enclosing a mirrored interior with two shelves above two frieze doors and a pair of panelled doors, on plank feet
    222 cm. high x 160 cm. wide x 54 cm. deep


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    Comparable pieces with similar foliate and rockwork carving are illustrated in J. Philippe, Le meuble Liégeois à son âge d'or, Liège, 1990, p. 57.

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