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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 7

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND SPECIMEN MARBLE CENTRE-TABLE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND SPECIMEN MARBLE CENTRE-TABLE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The circular top inset with a variegated marble sunburst panel, above a serpentine frieze with an adjacent swan-head moulding, on four tapering legs headed by winged-caryatids and joined by an 'X'-shaped galleried tier, on paw sabots
    29 in. (75 cm.) high; 31 in. (80 cm.) diameter


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 1 March 1996, lot 107 (20,700).