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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 142

    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD, SYCAMORE, AMARANTH AND MARQUETRY COMMODE

    BY JEAN-PIERRE DUSAUTOY, MID-18TH CENTURY

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    A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD, SYCAMORE, AMARANTH AND MARQUETRY COMMODE
    BY JEAN-PIERRE DUSAUTOY, MID-18TH CENTURY
    The serpentine-fronted moulded Byzantin marble top above two drawers decorated sans traverse with a floral bouquet above a shaped apron mounted with scrolling foliage, the angles conformingly-decorated, the shaped sides similarly centred by floral bouquets, on cabriole legs terminating in foliate-cast sabots, stamped ' I.P. DUSAUTOY'' and 'JME', and inscribed in chalk '1365', the drawers formerly but possibly not originally with handles
    34¾ in. (88.5 cm) high; 28 in. (71 cm.) wide 16½ in. (42 cm.) deep


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    Jean-Pierre Dusautoy, maître in 1779.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 133-144)