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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 241

    AN AUSTRIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED WALNUT, MAPLE AND PADOUK MARQUETRY BUREAU-CABINET 'AUFSATZSEKRETÄR'

    MID-18TH CENTURY

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    AN AUSTRIAN ORMOLU-MOUNTED WALNUT, MAPLE AND PADOUK MARQUETRY BUREAU-CABINET 'AUFSATZSEKRETÄR'
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    Banded and crossbanded overall and inlaid with interlacing strapwork, foliage, parrots and a male figure, the domed stepped top above a central cupboard door enclosing a fitted interior with four drawers and central locking mechanism, the hinged slope enclosing five drawers, flanked by two further drawers, the lower section with three long drawers, on bun feet, the interior lined with Italian marbleized paper, the reverse insciribed 37-152, with oval brass label inscribed F 2115
    190 cm. high x 126 cm. wide x 85 cm. deep


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    Provenance

    Stadtpalais, Vienna, 2007.