• 19th Century Furniture, Sculpt auction at Christies

    Sale 7750

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

    24 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 46

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND MAHOGANY BIBLIOTHEQUE

    BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, PARIS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND MAHOGANY BIBLIOTHEQUE
    BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, PARIS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The front with a pair of grillé doors backed with pleated lining, the interior with three adjustable shelves, on tapering legs, the reverse of the mounts variously stamped FL, the reverse of the lockplate stamped CT LINKE/PARIS
    69¼ in. (176 cm.) high; 38 in. (96.5 cm.) wide; 15¼ in. (38.7 cm.) deep


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