• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 433

    A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY TABLE A ECRIRE

    BY F SCHEY, LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY TABLE A ECRIRE
    BY F SCHEY, LATE 18TH CENTURY
    With a green gilt-tooled leather writing surface and two frieze drawers stamped to the underside 'F.SCHEY/JME'
    28 in. (71 cm.) high; 33 in. (84 cm.) wide; 20 in. (51 cm.) deep


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    F.Schey maitre in 1777

    Schey, born in the Duchy of Baden, was one of the many immigrant craftsmen who was established in the rue du Faubourg-Saint-Antoine and was patronised by the Garde-Meuble de la Couronne at the chteau de Fontainebleau.

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