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    Sale 2090

    European Furniture, Sculpture, Works Of Art, Tapestries And Carpets

    22 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 60

    A PAIR OF FRENCH SCARLET-LACQUERED AND GILT-DECORATED SIDE CABINETS

    THE CARCASSES ORIGINALLY PLAIN MAHOGANY AND POSSIBLY 18TH CENTURY, THE LACQUER LATER

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH SCARLET-LACQUERED AND GILT-DECORATED SIDE CABINETS
    THE CARCASSES ORIGINALLY PLAIN MAHOGANY AND POSSIBLY 18TH CENTURY, THE LACQUER LATER
    The later white and grey-veined marble top with outset corners above a conforming case fitted with two paneled doors each japanned and gilt-decorated with landscape vignettes below dense floral vinery and bird sprays within a floral and leaf spray border opening to drawers and shelves and flanked by canted fluted corners, the sides with conforming decoration raised on fluted tapering feet ending in brass caps
    41¼ in. (105 cm.) high, 52 in. (132 cm.) wide, 19¼ in. (49 cm.) deep (2)


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