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    Sale 2782

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

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 231

    AN AUSTRIAN PARCEL-GILT WALNUT, FIGURED-WALNUT AND AMARANTH CUPBOARD

    MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN AUSTRIAN PARCEL-GILT WALNUT, FIGURED-WALNUT AND AMARANTH CUPBOARD
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    The moulded eared cornice above a pair of moulded panelled doors with pierced crowned lockplates, inlaid with interlacing strapwork, flanked and divided by shaped pilasters with acanthus capitals, on a conforming plinth and on bun feet, with paper label inscribed Schloss Feldsberg Obj.-Nr. 150 Inv.-Nr. 3103 and with brass plaque conformingly stamped
    209 cm. high x 215 cm. wide x 80 cm. deep


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    A comparable cupboard is illustrated in H. Kreisel, Die Kunst des deutschen Möbels, München, 1970, Vol. II, pl. 677.

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    Provenance

    Stadtpalais, Vienna, 1999.
    Stadtpalais, Vienna, 2007.