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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 45

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED BLACK AND POLYCHROME-LACQUERED COMMODE

    STAMPED 'I DUBOIS', MID-18TH CENTURY, THE LACQUER EXTENSIVELY REFRESHED, PROBABLY USING AN OLD SCHEME

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    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED BLACK AND POLYCHROME-LACQUERED COMMODE
    STAMPED 'I DUBOIS', MID-18TH CENTURY, THE LACQUER EXTENSIVELY REFRESHED, PROBABLY USING AN OLD SCHEME
    With a mottled red marble top above two drawers decorated with chinoiserie figures and foliage, the angle mounts replaced, stamped to rear right corner
    33½ in. (85 cm.) high, 50 in. (127 cm.) wide, 25 in. (64 cm.) deep


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    Jacques Dubois, maître in 1742.

    Provenance

    Gloria Gurney; sold Sotheby's, New York, 9 November 2007, lot 48.