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    Sale 2034

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

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 229

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD, TULIPWOOD AND VERNIS MARTIN CONSOLE**

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED ROSEWOOD, TULIPWOOD AND VERNIS MARTIN CONSOLE**
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The serpentine backsplash centred by a floral framed panel painted with winged putti, over a shaped brèche harlequin marble top and wavy recessed apron centred by a cartouche-framed portrait of a beauty, flanked by two further panels depicting cloud-borne putti, the sides inset with idyllic landscape paintings, supported by a mirrored back and two pairs of foliate-hipped cabriole legs each centred with a painted panel depicting figures in 18th century costume, joined by a shaped undertier
    49 5/8 in. (126 cm.) high; 47¼ in. (120 cm.) wide; 16 in. (40.5 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATES OF MR. & MRS. WILLIAM D. GRAUE (LOTS 200-229)