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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 218

    A LARGE FRENCH FLAME MAHOGANY LIT-EN-BATEAU

    CONSTRUCTED IN THE LATE 20TH CENTURY FROM A PAIR OF LIT-EN-BATEAU, CIRCA 1830

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LARGE FRENCH FLAME MAHOGANY LIT-EN-BATEAU
    Constructed in the late 20th century from a pair of lit-en-bateau, circa 1830
    Of typical form with scrolled ends with carved bellflower decoration
    43½ in. (110 cm.) high overall; 74 in. (188 cm.) wide; 88¼ in. (224 cm.) deep


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