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A LARGE FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, TULIPWOOD, AND BOIS DE BOUT MARQUETRY VITRINE CABINET
A LARGE FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, TULIPWOOD, AND BOIS DE BOUT MARQUETRY VITRINE CABINET
A LARGE FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, TULIPWOOD, AND BOIS DE BOUT MARQUETRY VITRINE CABINET
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Prospective purchasers are advised that several co… Read more THE PROPERTY OF A TITLED GENTLEMAN (LOTS 226-237)
A LARGE FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, TULIPWOOD, AND BOIS DE BOUT MARQUETRY VITRINE CABINET

LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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A LARGE FRENCH ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, TULIPWOOD, AND BOIS DE BOUT MARQUETRY VITRINE CABINET
LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
The serpentine-shaped rocaille cresting centred by a shell surrounded by flowers and 'C'-scrolls above a central bombé glazed door and two smaller doors to the sides each framed with scrolling acanthus borders above rectangular panels decorated with floral bouquet marquetry and divided by putti-headed chutes, enclosing a deep violet velvet interior with three adjustable glass shelves, on short cabriole legs terminating in pierced sabots
9 ft. / 108 in. (275 cm.) high; 90 ½ in. (230 cm.) wide; 16 ¾ in. (42.5 cm.) deep
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Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
Specified lots are being stored at Crozier Park Royal (details below) or will be removed from Christie’s, 8 King Street, London, SW1Y 6QT by 5.00pm on the day of the sale. Christie’s will inform you if the lot has been sent offsite. If the lot has been transferred to Crozier Park Royal, it will be available for collection from 12.00pm on the second business day following the sale. Please call Christie’s Client Service 24 hours in advance to book a collection time at Crozier Park Royal. All collections from Crozier Park Royal will be by pre-booked appointment only. Tel: +44 (0)20 7839 9060 Email: cscollectionsuk@christies.com. If the lot remains at Christie’s, 8 King Street, it will be available for collection on any working day (not weekends) from 9.00am to 5.00pm

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