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A FRENCH GILT TOOLED LEATHER AND LACQUER MOUNTED BLOTTER
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A FRENCH GILT TOOLED LEATHER AND LACQUER MOUNTED BLOTTER

BY GIROUX, PARIS, CIRCA 1900

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A FRENCH GILT TOOLED LEATHER AND LACQUER MOUNTED BLOTTER
BY GIROUX, PARIS, CIRCA 1900
The lacquer panel with an oriental scene, the spine with maker/retailer mark 'GIROUX ET CIE'
15½in. x 18½in. (39.3cm. x 47cm.)
Provenance
Purchased from The Country Seat, Grosvenor House Fair.
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Lot Essay

The Maison Alphonse Giroux was established in 1799 by Francois Simon Alphonse Giroux (d.1848). In 1838, the company was taken over by Giroux's two sons, Alphonse-Gustave (d.1886) and Andri (d.1874), who under the name of Giroux & Cie continued and expanded the business.

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