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    Sale 7614

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

    24 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 65

    A PAIR OF NAPOLEON III ORMOLU AND SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND ROSEWOOD OCCASIONAL-TABLES

    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF NAPOLEON III ORMOLU AND SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND PORCELAIN-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD AND ROSEWOOD OCCASIONAL-TABLES
    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Each with an eared oval top inset with a porcelain dish, finely painted with a floral bouquet in a landscape within a gilt-tooled frame and beaded rim, cornered by four smaller conforming panels, above a shaped-apron centred to each side by a fleur-de-lis clasp, on cabriole legs headed by foliated-tailed espagnolettes and joined by an oval tier with pierced-vine gallery and inset with a porcelain panel, on scrolled acanthus-mounted feet, the underside of one porcelain dish inscribed DP
    31½ in. (80 cm.) high; 20 in. (51 cm.) wide; 17 in. (43 cm.) deep (2)


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