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    Sale 11628

    THE OPULENT EYE:19TH CENTURY FURNITURE, SCULPTURE, WORKS OF ART, CERAMIC & CARPETS

    19 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 202

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD VITRINE

    BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, INDEX NUMBER 208, PARIS, CIRCA 1890

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    Estimate

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD VITRINE
    BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, INDEX NUMBER 208, PARIS, CIRCA 1890
    The shaped brèche d'Alep marble top above a glazed central door and sides opening to a velvet-lined interior, on slight cabriole legs and foliate sabots, the reverse of the shell mount to central door marked FL
    48 ½ in. (123 cm.) high, 29 in. (73.5 cm.) wide, 14 ½ in. (37 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    A Private Collection: Volume I, Sotheby's, New York, 26 October 2006, lot 68.