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    Sale 2825

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    30 June - 1 July 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 542

    A NORTH EUROPEAN PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME DECORATED TILT-TOP TRIPOD TABLE

    MID 19TH CENTURY

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    A NORTH EUROPEAN PARCEL-GILT POLYCHROME DECORATED TILT-TOP TRIPOD TABLE
    MID 19TH CENTURY
    The hinged dished cartouche-shaped top decorated with various simulating marbles and centred by grape-vine above a scrolled base, the underside lined with a label inscribed Tillhört Filmskøadespelerskan Greta Garbo i hennes svenska gods. inköpt pøa Freys Auktion i Sthlm maj 1947 (Belonged to the movie actress Greta Garbo at her Swedish mansion. Purchased at Freys Auction in Stockholm, May 1947)
    73 cm. high x 88 cm. wide x 64 cm. deep


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    Provenance

    Greta Garbo, Sweden, 1947 according to the label.