• Miroir d'une Passion, provenan auction at Christies

    Sale 5627

    Miroir d'une Passion, provenant d'une collection européenne

    16 December 2009, Paris

  • Lot 359

    PAIRE DE GUERIDONS D'EPOQUE NEOCLASSIQUE

    PREMIERE MOITIE DU XIXEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    PAIRE DE GUERIDONS D'EPOQUE NEOCLASSIQUE
    PREMIERE MOITIE DU XIXEME SIECLE
    En acajou flammé de Cuba, bois laqué à l'imitation du bronze et moulures de cuivre, le plateau circulaire en cuvette reposant sur trois montants en forme de cygnes réunis par deux tablettes d'entretoise et terminés par des roulettes ; restaurations aux entretoises
    Hauteur: 75 cm. (29½ in.), Diamètre: 37 cm. (14½ in.) (2)


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    Provenance

    Ces guéridons sont à rapprocher d'un modèle illustré dans E. Colle, Il Mobilie Impero in Italia, Electa, 1998, Milan, p. 219.


    Post Lot Text

    A PAIR OF NEOCLASSICAL BRASS-MOUNTED, MAHOGANY AND EBONISED WOOD GUERIDONS, FIRST HALF 19TH CENTURY