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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 380

    A FRENCH KINGWOOD, TULIPWOOD AND BOIS SATINE, MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY SMALL BUREAU

    OF LOUIS XV STYLE, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH KINGWOOD, TULIPWOOD AND BOIS SATINE, MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY SMALL BUREAU
    OF LOUIS XV STYLE, 19TH CENTURY
    Decorated à quatre faces with a cube parquetry, the rectangular top above a hinged writing-slope decorated with musical attributes and enclosing a fitted interior, above a frieze drawer, on slightly cabriole legs terminating in foliate sabots
    35¼ in. (89.5 cm.) high; 18¼ in. (46.5 cm.) wide; 14¼ in. (36 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Rue de la Faisanderie, Paris, until the late 1940's.
    Thence by descent.