• Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyl auction at Christies

    Sale 5466

    Hanham Court - A Pastoral Idyll

    14 April 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 245

    A LATE LOUIS XV PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME-PAINTED TALL CHEST

    CIRCA 1765, CONSTRUCTED USING EARLIER 18TH CENTURY PANELS

    Price Realised  

    A LATE LOUIS XV PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME-PAINTED TALL CHEST
    CIRCA 1765, CONSTRUCTED USING EARLIER 18TH CENTURY PANELS
    With moulded 18th Century marble top above nine drawers with laurel wreath handles, the drawers with nashiji to the interior, earlier decoration to the interior of the side panels and traces of this to the exterior, the side panels re-used from an earlier screen
    59¼ in. (150.5 cm.) high; 22 in. (56 cm.) wide; 18¾ in. (48 cm.) deep


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