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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 117

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MALACHITE-VENEERED BUREAU PLAT

    19TH/20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MALACHITE-VENEERED BUREAU PLAT
    19TH/20TH CENTURY
    The serpentine top above a wavy frieze set with three drawers and pierced chutes, the reverse similarly decorated with false drawers, the angles headed by scantily-clad espagnolettes, on cabriole legs tapering to scrolled sabots
    31 1/8 in. (79 cm.) high; 51¾ in. (131.5 cm.) wide; 28 3/8 in. (72 cm.) deep (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Distinguished Southern California Private Collection