31 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,000
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED AMARANTH, BOIS SATINE AND MARQUETRY OCCASIONAL TABLE
BY BRICE PERIDIEZ, CIRCA 1745
With shaped top inlaid with a bird seated amongst flowers, above a writing slide and two drawers, a fitted drawer to the right side, on cabriole legs joined by a shelf, stamped B.PERIDIEZ and JME to back rail
28 ¼ in. (71.5 cm.) high, 17 in. (43 cm.) wide, 13 ¼ in. (33.5 cm.) deep
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Brice Péridiez, maître in 1738.
Acquired from Rosenberg & Stiebel, New York, in 1960.
Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.
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