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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 304

    A LOUIS XV/XVI STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND PARQUETRY VITRINE

    BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, PARIS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A LOUIS XV/XVI STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY AND PARQUETRY VITRINE
    BY FRANÇOIS LINKE, PARIS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The rectangular verde antico marble top with ormolu-moulded back-splash, above a spreading frieze applied with an ivy-entwined thyrsus, over glazed and bevelled sides and doors, on scallop shell-hipped cabriole legs with hoof-cast sabots, the mounts signed FL with various numbers
    82¾ in. (210.3 cm.) high; 38½ in. (97.7 in.) wide; 16 in. (40.5 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)