31 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,250
Estimate USD 6,000 - USD 9,000
AN EARLY LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD COMMODE
With shaped breche d'Alep marble top above two short and two long drawers, indistinctly stamped SC... and KE to front right corner of carcass
34 ½ in. (87.5 cm.) high, 50 in. 127 cm. wide, 24 in. (61 cm.) deep
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Acquired from Moss Harris and Sons, London, in 1927.
Gift of Mrs. Clifford Lamar, 1981.
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