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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 150

    A REGENCE KINGWOOD BOMBÉ COMMODE

    BY FRANCOIS MONDON, SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCE KINGWOOD BOMBÉ COMMODE
    BY FRANCOIS MONDON, SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The Rance de Belgique marble top of serpentine form, above two short and two long chestnut-lined drawers with reeded handles and vine-leaf lockplates, the lower drawer with gadrooned central recess, flanked by pierced scrolling foliate angles headed by masks, on splayed feet and scrolling sabots, the top under the marble stamped four times 'MONDON', the apron mount associated, the remaining mounts original and re-varnished
    33¼ in. (84 cm.) high; 52 in. (132 cm.) wide; 25½ in. (65 cm.) deep


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    François Mondon, maçitre circa 1730.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 18 June 1987, lot 193.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN