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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 459

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY ENCOINURES

    BY GERVAIS-MAXIMILIEN-EUGÈNE DURAND, PARIS, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI STYLE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY ENCOINURES
    BY GERVAIS-MAXIMILIEN-EUGÈNE DURAND, PARIS, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Each with shaped bleu turquin marble top above a breakfront frieze drawer, over a foliate-framed cupboard door with basket-form escutcheon, flanked by fluted pilasters, the carcass stamped to the reverse and top G. DURAND
    37¼ in. (94.5 cm.) high; 28¼ in. (71.7 cm.) wide; 19¾ in. (50 cm.) deep (2)


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    Provenance

    with A. & F. Gordon, London, 1984.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MR. & MRS. RICHARD SCHILLING, ROCKFORD, ILLINOIS (LOTS 441-462)