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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 483

    A FRENCH ORMOLU MOUNTED KINGWOOD BUREAU PLAT

    BY MAISON MILLET, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU MOUNTED KINGWOOD BUREAU PLAT
    BY MAISON MILLET, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The shaped rectangular top with molded ormolu surround with foliate clasps, inset with a later gilt-tooled black leather writing surface, the frieze with three drawers, with simulated drawers to the reverse, on cabriole legs headed by gadrooned pierced clasps, the feet with foliated sabots, signed to the lock plate 'Millet a Paris', the front mounts incised 'MI'
    30 in. (76.2 cm.) high, 46 ½ in. (118.1 cm.) wide, 25 ½ in. (64.8 cm.) deep


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