• Christie's Interiors - Style a auction at Christies

    Sale 5681

    Christie's Interiors - Style and Spirit

    23 February 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 8

    A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-BRONZE AND BLACK MARBLE CONSOLE TABLES

    ALMOST CERTAINLY DESIGNED BY PIERRE DELBE OF MAISON JANSEN, PARIS, CIRCA 1965

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-BRONZE AND BLACK MARBLE CONSOLE TABLES
    ALMOST CERTAINLY DESIGNED BY PIERRE DELBE OF MAISON JANSEN, PARIS, CIRCA 1965
    Each with rectangular top with acanthus cast foliate border, on eagle-headed monopodiae supports with fluted shafts and claw-and-ball feet, on a later painted plinth
    35 in. (89 cm.) high; 39½ in. (103cm.) wide; 10 1/4 in. (26 cm.) deep (2)


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    A comparable example sold Boulle to Jansen: An Important Private European Collection, Christie's, London, 12 June 2003, lot 206.

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    Provenance

    Christie's, South Kensington, 23 September 2008, lot 518.