• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5693

    Christie's Interiors

    30 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 62

    A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-METAL AND PORCELAIN MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND KINGWOOD INLAID AND CROSSBANDED CABINETS

    OF LOUIS XIV STYLE, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH GILT-METAL AND PORCELAIN MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND KINGWOOD INLAID AND CROSSBANDED CABINETS
    OF LOUIS XIV STYLE, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The hinged tops above friezes decorated to the front and back with plaques depicting amorous scenes, on slender cabriole legs joined by quarter veneered and galleried under-tiers, lacking keys, the underside of one with a label printed 'G.O' and the other with a feint ink inscription to the paper label
    27½ in. (70 cm.) high; 12 in. (30.5 cm.) wide; 9 in. (23 cm.) deep (2)


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