• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 197

    A NORTH EUROPEAN OAK PARQUETRY FLOOR

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH EUROPEAN OAK PARQUETRY FLOOR
    19TH CENTURY
    Comprising a total of 176 square panels, each decorated with a geometric cube pattern
    Each panel 24¾ in. (63 cm.) square;
    overall approximately 735 sq. ft. (69 sq. m.)


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    A related North European parquetry floor was sold at Christie's, Amsterdam, 15-16 December 2008, lot 369 (EUR 25,000).

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN