21 November 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 15,000
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 25,000
A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD, SYCAMORE AND PARQUETRY BONHEUR DU JOUR
STAMPED 'ROUSSEL' AND 'JME'
The fall-front opening to a leather-lined writing surface and a fitted interior, above two drawers, the interior drawers with some indistinct inscriptions, probably numbers, and with a paper label typed '50620' and stamped once with a black stencilled '24009' and twice with a green stencilled '50620X', inscribed in graphite 'Feb. 1927', stamped under front left rail, frieze drawers formerly fitted
43¾ in. (111 cm.) high, 32¼ in. (82 cm.) wide, 16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) deep
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Pierre Roussel, maître in 1745.
with French & Company, New York.
with John Gerald Associates.
Anonymous sale; Wolfs Auction Gallery, Shaker Heights, 29 June 1986, lot 67.
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