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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 336

    A LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND VERNIS MARTIN VITRINE-ON-STAND

    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTYRY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND VERNIS MARTIN VITRINE-ON-STAND
    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTYRY
    The serpentine upper section with central foliate cresting, above a pair of central glazed doors flanked by further glazed doors and sides each with a vernis Martin panel depicting amorous couples, over a wavy frieze set with three drawers, the angles applied with trailing foliage and acanthus clasps, above a recessed bombé cupboard door with an ormolu-moulded vernis Martin panel painted with figures on horseback, flanked on each end by a parquetry-inlaid shelf recess, on espagnolette-headed cabriole supports, the mounts variously stamped ZS, one lock stamped VF/PARIS over crossed keys
    99¼ in. (252 cm.) high; 76¾ in. (195 cm.) wide; 21 5/8 in. (55 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 308-351)