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    Sale 3786

    The Collection of Carroll Petrie & European Decorative Arts from the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, including the Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

    31 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1390

    A LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED AMARANTH AND TULIPWOOD BONHEUR DU JOUR

    BY PIERRE GARNIER AND BON DURAND, CIRCA 1770

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    A LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED AMARANTH AND TULIPWOOD BONHEUR DU JOUR
    BY PIERRE GARNIER AND BON DURAND, CIRCA 1770
    The upper section with tambour door, the lower section with fitted drawer with writing slide above a cabinet door enclosing a shelf, stamped P. GARNIER, B. DURAND and JME twice to left upright
    39 ½ in. (100 cm.) high, 18 in. (46 cm.) wide, 13 in. (33 cm.) deep


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    Pierre Garnier, maître in 1742.
    Bon Durand, maître in 1761.

    Provenance

    Acquired from Kraemer & Cie., Paris, in 1966.
    Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.