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    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 288

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED AMARANTH TRIC-TRAC TABLE **

    MID-18TH CENTURY, STAMPED 'I. DUBOIS' AND TWICE 'JME'

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    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED AMARANTH TRIC-TRAC TABLE **
    MID-18TH CENTURY, STAMPED 'I. DUBOIS' AND TWICE 'JME'
    The rectangular leather-lined top reversing to an ivory and ebony checkerboard, the interior with an ivory, ebony and green-stained tric-trac board, above a plain frieze with a drawer to one end, on cabriole legs headed by pierced foliate mounts and ending in foliate sabots, stamped to underside of one long side, mounts regilt
    30½ in. (77.5 cm.) high, 32½ in. (82.5 cm.) wide, 24½ in. (62.25 cm.) deep


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    Jacques Dubois, maître in 1742.

    Special Notice

    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.