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    Sale 12029

    The Opulent Eye - 19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art, Ceramics & Carpets

    7 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 78

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND BOIS DE BOUT MARQUETRY BUREAU EN PENTE

    BY PAUL SORMANI, PARIS, CIRCA 1870

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD AND BOIS DE BOUT MARQUETRY BUREAU EN PENTE
    BY PAUL SORMANI, PARIS, CIRCA 1870
    Of bombé form and inlaid overall with floral sprays, the hinged front opening to an inlaid interior with three drawers, two compartments and an inset leather writing surface, the lockplate signed 'SORMANI PARIS / 10, rue Charlot'
    33 in. (84 cm.) high; 27 ½ in. (70 cm.) wide; 16 in. (40.5 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY