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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 389

    A NORTH EUROPEAN OAK, WALNUT AND FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY PEDESTAL DESK

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, INCORPORATING EARLIER ELEMENTS

    Price Realised  

    A NORTH EUROPEAN OAK, WALNUT AND FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY PEDESTAL DESK
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, INCORPORATING EARLIER ELEMENTS
    Inlaid overall with architectural marquetry and geometrical motifs, on bun feet
    81 cm. high x 180 cm. wide x 79 cm. deep


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    Provenance

    Gartenpalais, Rossau, Vienna, 2001.


    Literature

    S. Ziegler, Holzvertfelte Stuben der Renaissance zwischen Main und südlichem Alpenrand. Studien zur Innenarchitektur des 16. und 17. Jahrhunderts, Europdische Hochschulschriften, Frankfurt a. M., 1995, Vol. 237, p. XXVIII.