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    Sale 5900

    Christie's Interiors

    27 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 86

    A FRENCH BRASS-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, ROSEWOOD AND INLAID BONHEUR-DU-JOUR

    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH BRASS-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, ROSEWOOD AND INLAID BONHEUR-DU-JOUR
    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The upper section with two rectangular Rosé Vif des Pyrénéese marble tops above four drawers flanking a velvet-lined frieze drawer, the lower section with a slide enclosing a sliding velvet-lined writing-surface within a drawer, on tapering fluted legs and sabot feet
    41 in. (104 cm.) high; 31 in. (80.5 cm.) wide; 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) deep


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