• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 580

    AN ITALIAN EBONY, EBONIZED AND ENGRAVED BONE MARQUETRY CABINET-ON-STAND

    LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN EBONY, EBONIZED AND ENGRAVED BONE MARQUETRY CABINET-ON-STAND
    LATE 19TH CENTURY
    Inlaid overall with foliage, figures, cherubs and landscapes, the rectangular moulded top above a fitted architectural interior, with central mirrored open compartment with pediment and two drawers, flanked by four drawers to each side, the stand with one frieze drawer, on tapering baluster legs, joined by an X-shaped stretcher, the interior with red and yellow paper lining and old inventory label numbered 12890 and 23011, and remains of old inventory paper label to the back inscribed Privateigenthum Sr. D. des Fürsten, remounted
    129 cm. high x 113 cm. wide x 44 cm. deep


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