6 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 4,000
A LOUIS XV CARVED, GREEN-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT TRUMEAU
MID-18TH CENTURY, ORIGINALLY PART OF A BOISERIE
Of upright form, carved with a ribbon-tied trophy of crossed torch and quiver above a rectangular plate, framed by foliate and rockwork C and S-scrolls, later plate and backboard, the ribbon-tied trophy possibly added in the 19th Century
96 in. (245 cm.) high; 33 in. (84 cm.) wide
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Acquired from Wisen Antiquités, Paris.