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    Sale 7592

    Four British Collections Including Important Furniture

    5 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 61

    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND 'ACAJOU MOCHETE' CONSOLE DESSERTE

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

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    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND 'ACAJOU MOCHETE' CONSOLE DESSERTE
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The concave-sided rectangular top with grey-veined white marble top with three-quarter pierced gallery above a panelled frieze drawer with beaded edge-banding, the sides similarly decorated, the fluted baluster legs headed by mille raie panels and joined by a concave-sided undertier with pierced gallery, on turned tapering feet
    33½ in. (85 cm.) high; 37½ in. (95 cm.) wide; 14½ in. (37 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE EUROPEAN COLLECTOR
    (LOTS 40-81)