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    Sale 12035

    Christie's Interiors

    6 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 317

    AN EMPIRE ORMOLU-MOUNTED THUYA AND MAHOGANY TABLE VIDE-POCHE

    PROBABLY BY EITHER ADAM WEISWEILER OR JACOB-DESMALTER, THE METALWORK ATTRIBUTED TO THOMIRE-DUTERME ET CIE, CIRCA 1810

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN EMPIRE ORMOLU-MOUNTED THUYA AND MAHOGANY TABLE VIDE-POCHE
    PROBABLY BY EITHER ADAM WEISWEILER OR JACOB-DESMALTER, THE METALWORK ATTRIBUTED TO THOMIRE-DUTERME ET CIE, CIRCA 1810
    The galleried rectangular top above a frieze mounted with portrait roundels depicting mythological figures, on tapering X-supports joined by a stretcher and terminating in stiff-leaf sabots
    27 ¼ in. (69 cm.) high; 26 ½ in. (67.5 cm.) wide; 15 ¾ in. (40 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    With Renoncourt, Paris, May 1995.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A GENEVA PENTHOUSE DECORATED BY NYFFELER