• Arts Décoratifs, Tableaux et D auction at Christies

    Sale 5573

    Arts Décoratifs, Tableaux et Dessins du XVIème au XIXème siècle

    21 October 2009, Paris

  • Lot 241

    SECRETAIRE D'EPOQUE EMPIRE

    DEBUT DU XIXEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    SECRETAIRE D'EPOQUE EMPIRE
    DEBUT DU XIXEME SIECLE
    En acajou, placage d'acajou et ornementation de bronze doré, le plateau en marbre gris-noir, la façade ouvrant à un tiroir, un abattant découvrant un large casiers et sept tiroirs, et deux vantaux, les montants à colonnes détachées, avec une étiquette en papier manuscrite 'M. Cointet'
    Hauteur: 142 cm. (56 in.); Largeur: 98 cm. (38½ in.); Profondeur: 45,5 cm. (18 in.)


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    Post Lot Text

    AN EMPIRE ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY SECRETAIRE, EARLY 19TH CENTURY