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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 230

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY CENTRE-TABLE

    PROBABLY RETAILED BY M. DESCOTTE & FILS, BUENOS AIRES, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND MARQUETRY CENTRE-TABLE
    PROBABLY RETAILED BY M. DESCOTTE & FILS, BUENOS AIRES, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The serpentine top set with gilt-tooled brown leather, over a wavy frieze centred on each side with a cartouche and acanthus clasp, the sides inlaid with loose floral sprays, on female term-headed cabriole legs tapering to scrolled sabots
    30¼ in. (77 cm.) high; 39½ in. (100 cm.) square


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 230-233)