• 19th Century Furniture, Sculpt auction at Christies

    Sale 7750

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

    24 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 81

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY FOUR-PIECE BEDROOM SUITE

    BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, PARIS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY FOUR-PIECE BEDROOM SUITE
    BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, PARIS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising an armoire, bedstead and a pair of bedside-tables: the armoire with arched pediment above three bevelled-mirrored doors, the lockplate of the central door engraved F. Linke/A Paris,the interior with a central base drawer and fitted with an arrangement of shelves, the bedstead en suite, the bedside-tables with griotte rouge marble tops above a frieze fronted by a drawer, on square legs joined by a tier
    The armoire: 103¼ in. (262 cm.) high; 99½ in. (253 cm.) wide; 23¼ in. (59 cm.) deep
    The bedstead: 64 in. (162.5 cm.) high at the headboard; 67 in. (170 cm.) wide; 82½ in. (209.5 cm.) long
    The bedside-tables: 29¾ in. (75.5 cm.) high; 15 in. (38 cm.) wide; 13¾ in. (35 cm.) deep (4)


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