• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7830

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    21 January 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 64

    A FRENCH OAK AND STAINED WOOD PARQUETRY FLOOR

    SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH OAK AND STAINED WOOD PARQUETRY FLOOR
    SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY
    With a trellis pattern, comprising a total of fifty-two square panels, sixteen half panels, three variously-sized triangular panels, with outer border and further elements, minor losses to edges of some of panels
    Each square panel: 19¾ in. (50 cm.) square
    Each half panel [triangular]: 19¾ x 19¾ x 27½ in. (50 x 50 x 70 cm.)
    Overall square footage: circa 160 sq. ft. (15 sq. meters).


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    Saleroom Notice

    Not all the panels are on display, please refer to the department for further information.
    Please note there are fifty-three (53) square panels, eighteen (18) half panels, three (3) variously-sized triangular panels, one (1) partial square panel, and a quantity of variously-size tenon-grooved border blocks in this lot.