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    Sale 7816

    Le Grand Goût - A Private European Collection

    17 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 118

    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND JASPERWARE-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, MAHOGANY AND SATINE MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY CENTRE-TABLE

    ATTRIBUTED TO FRANÇOIS LINKE, PARIS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND JASPERWARE-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, MAHOGANY AND SATINE MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY CENTRE-TABLE
    ATTRIBUTED TO FRANÇOIS LINKE, PARIS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The shaped rectangular parquetry top inlaid with a border of ribbon-entwined foliage, above a frieze applied with entwined laurel and floral chains, centred to the front and back with a jasperware plaque depicting Bacchic putti, the front fitted with a drawer, on cabriole legs headed by floral clasps, joined by a scrolled stretcher surmounted by a pierced basket and terminating in scrolled acanthus-cast sabots
    29½ in. (75 cm.) high; 44½ in. (113 cm.) wide; 26¼ in. (66.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, London, 24 May 1996, lot 192.