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    Sale 2090

    European Furniture, Sculpture, Works Of Art, Tapestries And Carpets

    22 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 69

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED WHITE MARBLE FIRE SURROUND

    19TH/20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED WHITE MARBLE FIRE SURROUND
    19TH/20TH CENTURY
    The rectangular top with an ormolu bound edge above a paneled frieze and scrolled supports flanking a cast iron panel depicting Venus with an attendant Cupid, the side panels with ladies in Eighteenth century dress, on a paneled hearthstone, together with a while and grey veined marble fireplace surround, broken
    44 in. (112 cm.) high, 71¼ in. (181 cm.) wide, 12½ in. (32 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF MRS. BARBARA PIASECKA JOHNSON, THE PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT THE INSTITUTE FOR CHILD DEVELOPMENT IN GDANSK, POLAND
    (LOTS 61-74)