• Collection Charles Sévigny - Y auction at Christies

    Sale 5594

    Collection Charles Sévigny - Yves Vidal

    22 October 2009, Paris

  • Lot 223

    PAIRE DE COFFRET ET UN PANIER

    TRAVAIL PROBABLEMENT DE LA SECONDE MOITIE DU XIXEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    PAIRE DE COFFRET ET UN PANIER
    TRAVAIL PROBABLEMENT DE LA SECONDE MOITIE DU XIXEME SIECLE
    En ébène, bois noirci, incrustation d'ivoire et filets d'osier, les coffrets découvrant neufs petits compartiments
    Hauteur d'un coffret: 12.5 cm. (5 in.), Largeur: 21 cm. (11½ in.), Profondeur: 20 cm. (7¾ in.)
    Largeur du panier: 21.5 cm. (8½ in.) (2)


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    Saleroom Notice

    Ce lot est en porc-épic et non en ivoire
    This lot is not in ivory but in porcupine


    Post Lot Text

    LOT COMPRISING A MARQUETRY AND WICKER PAIR OF CASKETS AND A BASKET, PROBABLY SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY