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    Sale 2172

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Tapestries and Oriental Carpets

    9 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 221

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND PARQUETRY COMMODE

    STAMPED FOUR TIMES 'F.G', MID-18TH CENTURY

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    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND PARQUETRY COMMODE
    STAMPED FOUR TIMES 'F.G', MID-18TH CENTURY
    With a mottled red marble top and two drawers, stamped to the corners beneath top, remains of a paper label, mounts probably original and previously lacquered
    31½ in. (80 cm.) high, 32½ in. (82.5 cm.) wide, 19 in. (48.25 cm.) deep


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    The stamp is probably that of François Garnier (d. 1774).

    Provenance

    with Galerie Delvaille, Paris.