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    Sale 1983

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art And Ceramics

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 132

    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY, KINGWOOD AND PARQUETRY MEUBLES D'APPUI

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY, KINGWOOD AND PARQUETRY MEUBLES D'APPUI
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Each with breakfront rubané campan marble top, over a conforming guilloche frieze, above cupboard door inlaid with lozenge parquetry and centred by a ribbon-suspended medallion cast in relief with a putto and Muse, the interior with adjustable shelves, with quarter-veneered panelled sides, the angles mounted with acanthus chutes and trailing bell-flowers, over a scrolled acanthus apron and tapering foliate-cast feet, the locks stamped DUVIVIER/PARIS/77 RE ST ANTOINE
    45½ in. (115.5 cm.) high; 46¾ in. (118.5 cm.) wide; 17½ in. (44.5 cm.) deep (3)


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