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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 379

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY, TULIPWOOD, MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY CENTRE-TABLE

    BY GRIMARD, PARIS, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY, TULIPWOOD, MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY CENTRE-TABLE
    BY GRIMARD, PARIS, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The shaped lozenge parquetry top inlaid with ribbon-tied floral gardlands, over a scrolled foliate-cast frieze centred by a pair of goats and an Apollo mask, one side set with a long drawer signed GRIMARD/FAT/R. de Charonne/PARIS, on four patera-headed fluted supports joined by a shaped stretcher with a laurel-festooned urn finial, on toupie feet
    30 3/8 in. (77 cm.) high; 51½ in. (131 cm.) wide; 28 7/8 in. (73.5 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF HELENE A. RICKETTS, HOUSTON, TEXAS (LOTS 359-383)