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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 293

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED SCARLET LACQUERED ENCOIGNURES

    MID-18TH CENTURY, LATER DECORATED AND REMOUNTED

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED SCARLET LACQUERED ENCOIGNURES
    MID-18TH CENTURY, LATER DECORATED AND REMOUNTED
    Each with a later red and grey-veined marble top with outset rounded corners above a serpentine-fronted case fitted with cabinet doors with a transverse decorated landscape vignette with figures at various pursuits within a scrolling foliate ormolu cartouche above a scalloped frieze further mounted with foliage on short cabriole legs mounted with sabots, each bearing spurious stamp 'J. BIRCKLE' and 'JME''
    35¼ in. high, 32½ in. wide, 24 in. (60 cm.) deep (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA PRIVATE COLLECTION
    (LOT 293)