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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 224

    A LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND FRUITWOOD MARQUERTY COMMODE

    CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LATE LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND FRUITWOOD MARQUERTY COMMODE
    CIRCA 1770
    The rectangular breakfront grey Sainte-Anne marble top above two drawers, inlaid sans traverse, with floral and musical trophies, on short cabriole legs, partially remounted
    32 in. (81.5 cm.) high; 50 in. (127 cm.) wide; 23 ½ in. (59.5 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    A VILLA IN TUSCANY
    PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 152-175, 201-271 & 290)