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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 303

    A LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND VERNIS MARTIN VITRINE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A LOUIS XV STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND VERNIS MARTIN VITRINE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The serpentine pediment with pierced rocaille surmount, above a cartouche-shaped painted panel depicting a nymph and putto, over glazed bombé door and sides each with a further painted panel depicting amorous couples, the angles headed with female busts, on short cabriole legs tapering to scrolled sabots
    77¼ in. (196.5 cm.) high; 41¼ in. (105 cm.) wide; 21 in. (53.5 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W. A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE (LOTS 301-304)