• 20th Century Decorative Art &  auction at Christies

    Sale 5533

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    24 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 229

    PORTOIS & FIX (EST. 1881)

    JUGENSTIL EXTENDING TABLE, CIRCA 1905

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    PORTOIS & FIX (EST. 1881)
    JUGENSTIL EXTENDING TABLE, CIRCA 1905
    macassar ebony and palisander with fruitwood stringing, central column with five shaped supports, openwork copper framing to base, Vienna makers label
    29 1/8 in. (74 cm.) high; 53 in. (134.5 cm.) diameter


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