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    Sale 7816

    Le Grand Goût - A Private European Collection

    17 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 144

    A MATCHED PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD TABLES A THE

    ONE BY PAUL SORMANI, THE OTHER ATTRIBUTED TO PAUL SORMANI, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A MATCHED PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD TABLES A THE
    ONE BY PAUL SORMANI, THE OTHER ATTRIBUTED TO PAUL SORMANI, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Each upper section with lift-off glazed tray top, resting on acanthus-cast supports, the conforming shaped lower section applied with a pair of scrolled handles, over a wavy apron and tapering cabriole legs terminating in scrolled sabots; one cross-banded in ebony, with additional apron mounts and signed to one tray handle 'P. SORMANI PARIS', the other apparently unsigned
    37¾ in. (96 cm.) high; 39¼ and 38½ in. (100.4 and 97.8 cm.) wide; 23 and 22½ in. (58 and 57.2 cm.) deep (2)


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