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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 133

    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU-MOUNTED BURL-WALNUT SECRETAIRE A ABATTANT

    BY CHARLES-GUILLAUME DIEHL, PARIS, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU-MOUNTED BURL-WALNUT SECRETAIRE A ABATTANT
    BY CHARLES-GUILLAUME DIEHL, PARIS, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The eared brèche d'alep marble top above a conforming case set with two drawers over a false-drawer fall-front opening to a pigeon hole, four drawers and a brown leather writing surface, the lock-plate signed DIEHL/19.r.Michel le Comte/PARIS, above three further panelled drawers, the angles mounted with female busts, on a shaped base with toupie feet
    57½ in. (146 cm.) high; 29¼ in. (74.3 cm.) wide; 14¾ in. (37.5 cm.) deep


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