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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 329

    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU- AND SEVRES STYLE PORCELAIN-MOUNTED AMBOYNA AND EBONISED BONHEUR DU JOUR

    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU- AND SEVRES STYLE PORCELAIN-MOUNTED AMBOYNA AND EBONISED BONHEUR DU JOUR
    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The architectural galleried upper section with central mirrored niche flanked by Corinthian columns and a pair of cupboard doors each centred by a ribbon-tied plaque depicting Madame de Montesson and Marie Leizinska and opening to a single shelf, over a rectangular case and porcelain-inset guilloche frieze set with a central drawer fitted with a leather writing slide and two further drawers, on tapering fluted legs joined by a mirrored back and shaped undertier
    59¾ in. (151.7 cm.) high; 53½ in. (135.7 cm.) wide; 21¾ in. (55.5 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR (LOTS 308-351)