• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 2203

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe Including Carpets from The Corcoran Gallery of Art

    24 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 291

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD PEDESTAL

    FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY, THE MARBLE TOP MODERN

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD PEDESTAL
    FIRST QUARTER 20TH CENTURY, THE MARBLE TOP MODERN
    Of bombé form, the angles mounted with scantily-clad terms, on paw-cast sabots
    54¾ in. (139 cm.) high; The top: 14½ in. (37 cm.) square


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    Another example of this model was sold anonymously at Christie's, New York, 24 April 2003, lot 276 ($22,705).

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR (LOTS 291 & 292)