• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 2202

    Christie's Interiors

    1 - 2 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 537

    A FRENCH MAHOGANY BIBLIOTHEQUE,

    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A FRENCH MAHOGANY BIBLIOTHEQUE,
    LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    77in. (196cm.) high, 100in. (254cm.) long


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    This bookcase housed part of Dr. Philippe Camplez's collection of Pierre-Jules Hetzel's edition of Jules Verne's novels. Dr. Camplez's book collection was sold Art Curial, Paris, 8 November 2004, lots 1-260.

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Dr Philippe Camplez, sold Pierre Berge and Associates, Paris, 30 June 2004, lot 377.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note the following provenance for this lot: Dr Philippe Camplez, sold Pierre Berge and Associates, Paris, 30 June 2004, lot 377.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR