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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 99

    A NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU-AND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED AMBOYNA, MAHOGANY, AMARANTH, MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY COMMODE

    POSSIBLY DUTCH, SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY AND LATER

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    A NORTH EUROPEAN ORMOLU-AND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED AMBOYNA, MAHOGANY, AMARANTH, MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY COMMODE
    POSSIBLY DUTCH, SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY AND LATER
    The rectangular top with canted angles centred by a central medallion with a radiating pattern, above a foliate-cast Sèvres porcelain plaque with a floral bouquet, above a foliate-cast apron, one side fitted with a hinged door enclosing three drawers, on foliate-cast cabriole legs headed by flowerheads and terminating in scroll sabots
    34 in. (86.5 cm.) high; 34½ in. (87.5 cm.) wide; 19½ in. (49.5 cm.) deep


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