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    Sale 2090

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

    22 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 40

    A SOUTH GERMAN WALNUT, BURR ELM AND MARQUETRY BUREAU-CABINET

    SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SOUTH GERMAN WALNUT, BURR ELM AND MARQUETRY BUREAU-CABINET
    SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The arched molded cornice above a cartouche-inlaid frieze, the serpentine front fitted with a long drawer molded and paneled as three small drawers over two banks of three small drawers flanking an arched cabinet door over another long drawer molded and paneled as three long drawers, the lower case with a shaped slant front opening to a fitted interior and a tooled leather writing surface above three reverse serpentine-fronted panel-inlaid drawers on bracket feet
    88½ in. (225 cm.) high, 49¾ in. (126.5 cm.) wide, 24 in. (60 cm.) deep


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