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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 52

    A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU AND ENGRAVED GLASS THREE-TIER ETAGERES

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF EMPIRE ORMOLU AND ENGRAVED GLASS THREE-TIER ETAGERES
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Each with foliate-cast loop handles above three graduated tiers etched with vine, on a circular stepped base surmounted by cherubs, on a lotus-cast edge and on paw feet, three tiers broken
    22½ in. (57 cm.) high; 8¼ in. (21 cm.) diameter


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    Provenance

    Acquired from King Umberto II of Italy in the 1950's by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 49-54)