• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7784

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 775

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED, LIGHT GREEN AND YELLOW-DECORATED COMMODE

    MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED, LIGHT GREEN AND YELLOW-DECORATED COMMODE
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    Decorated overall with foliate sprays and flowerheads, the serpentine moulded green mottled marble top above two short and a long drawer, the sides centred by ribbon-tied floral bouquets, above a shaped apron, on slighly cabriole legs headed by rockwork and terminating in foliate sabots, with two spurious stamps 'DELORME'
    32½ in. (85 cm.) high; 38 in. (96.5 cm.) wide; 18½ in. (47 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTOR