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    Sale 2782

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

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 229

    A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN BRASS-MOUNTED WALNUT, FRUITWOOD AND BURR-BIRCH COMMODES

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN BRASS-MOUNTED WALNUT, FRUITWOOD AND BURR-BIRCH COMMODES
    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    Banded and crossbanded overall, the moulded breakfront top above three long drawers, the interior with green and grey marbleized paper lining, both with paper label numbered 5, one with paper label inscribed Schloss Feldsberg Obj.-Nr.218 Inv.-Nr. 2408 and brass plaque conformingly stamped, the other with brass plaque stamped F2327
    87 cm. high x 126 cm. wide x 62 cm. deep (2)


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    Provenance

    Schloss Feldsberg, Valtice, before 1945.
    Stadtpalais, Vienna, 1999.
    Vienna, 2007.