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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 375

    A LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD, PLANE, BOIS SATINE, AMARANTH, MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY SECRETAIRE BONHEUR DU JOUR

    CIRCA 1765

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    A LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD, PLANE, BOIS SATINE, AMARANTH, MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY SECRETAIRE BONHEUR DU JOUR
    CIRCA 1765
    Inlaid allover with floral trellis, the shelved superstructure fitted with three drawers, the lower part with a frieze drawer enclosing a tooled leather writing surface above two cupboard decorated with musical trophies, the sides with classical urns, on cabriole legs mounted with chutes and sabots
    38 ½ in. (97.8 cm.) high, 34 ¼ in. (87 cm.) wide, 19 ¼ in. (49 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTION