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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 52

    AN EARLY LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED PALISSANDER BUREAU PLAT

    SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY, THE MOUNTS RE-GILT AND PARTIALLY REMOUNTED

    Price Realised  

    AN EARLY LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED PALISSANDER BUREAU PLAT
    SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY, THE MOUNTS RE-GILT AND PARTIALLY REMOUNTED
    The leather-lined writing surface above three frieze drawers and three blind frieze drawers, extensive restoration to veneers
    29½ in. (75 cm.) high, 63½ in. (161cm.) wide, 32 in. (81 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    with Devenish & Company, New York, 1970.
    Champ Soleil: The Russell B. Aitken Collection of Furniture & Decorative Arts; Christie's, New York, 25 November 2003, lot 21.