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    Sale 1983

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art And Ceramics

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 46

    A FRENCH ORMOLU- AND JASPERWARE-MOUNTED MAHOGANY CONSOLE-DESSERTE

    BY ZWIENER JANSEN SUCCESSEUR, PARIS, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU- AND JASPERWARE-MOUNTED MAHOGANY CONSOLE-DESSERTE
    BY ZWIENER JANSEN SUCCESSEUR, PARIS, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The demi-lune brèche violette marble top above a conforming frieze centred by a long drawer applied with scrolling foliage and winged putti, over a panelled cupboard door centred with a circular plaque depicting Classically-draped maidens and an Apollo-masked putto, the interior with an adjustable shelf, flanked by volute-headed fluted pilasters and curved sides each with marble-inset shelves and mirrored back, on toupie feet, the top of the carcass stamped MON ZWIENER/JANSEN SUCR, the mounts stamped 'J' with various numbers and letters
    38 1/8 in. (97 cm.) high; 53 1/8 in. (135 cm.) wide; 19 7/8 in. (50.5 cm.) deep


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