• The Decorative Arts Sale auction at Christies

    Sale 2827

    The Decorative Arts Sale

    22 - 23 September 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 458

    AN EMPIRE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BEDSIDE TABLE

    BY JEAN-JOSEPH CHAPUIS OR CLAUDE CHAPUIS, FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN EMPIRE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY BEDSIDE TABLE
    BY JEAN-JOSEPH CHAPUIS OR CLAUDE CHAPUIS, FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The white marble top above a frieze drawer and two compartments, the reverse centred by an ormolu-mount and flanked by columns, on plinth base, stamped CHAPUIS to the drawer
    85 cm. high x 36 cm. wide x 35 cm. deep
    Together with an Empire ormolu-mounted mahogany bedside table, early 19th century - 89 cm. high x 38 cm. wide x 37 cm. deep; A Dutch or Belgian mahogony torchere, first quarter 19th century - 75 cm. high; And a Dutch parcel-gilt, ebonized and mahogany sewing table, first quarter 19th century - 72 cm. high x 45 cm. wide x 34 cm. deep (4)


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    For a note on Chapuis, please see lot 456.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    From the J.W.N. van Achterbergh Collection