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    Sale 1940

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 456

    A LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY OCCASIONAL TABLE

    BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, INDEX NUMBER 257, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY OCCASIONAL TABLE
    BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, INDEX NUMBER 257, PARIS, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The acanthus-clasped serpentine top above a wavy apron, on foliate-hipped cabriole legs tapering to scrolled sabots, signed Linke
    28½ in. (71.5 cm.) high; 13¾ in. (35 cm.) wide; 13¼ in. (33.5 cm.) deep


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    Two variant examples of this table by Linke sans tablettes, or lower shelves, are illustrated in C. Payne, François Linke 1855-1946: The Belle Epoque of French Furniture, Woodbridge, 2003, p. 66, pl. 58.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MR. & MRS. RICHARD SCHILLING, ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS (LOTS 441-462)