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AN ITALIAN BIRD'S-EYE MAPLE, ROSEWOOD MARQUETRY AND SCAGLIOLA TABLE
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AN ITALIAN BIRD'S-EYE MAPLE, ROSEWOOD MARQUETRY AND SCAGLIOLA TABLE

BY CHALON AND ESTIENNE, FLORENCE, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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AN ITALIAN BIRD'S-EYE MAPLE, ROSEWOOD MARQUETRY AND SCAGLIOLA TABLE
BY CHALON AND ESTIENNE, FLORENCE, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
The rectangular top inset with scagliola panel depicting maidens within a floral frieze, above a fitted drawer and a slide, on scroll supports and splayed feet joined by a stretcher, labelled 'FABRIQUE DE MEUBLES/De/CHALON/ET/ESTIENNE/FLORENCE/Rue S. Agostino pres la Place de S.Sprito N.2063', the top possibly associated
26 in. (66 cm.) high; 27 ¼ in. (69 cm.) wide; 19 ¾ in. (50 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.
This Lot is transferred to an offsite warehouse ‘Cadogan Tate’ at the close of business on the day of the sale. We will give you 2 weeks free storage from the date of the sale and after that point charges apply. All other lots will be held at Christie''s South Kensington until 5pm the fifth Friday after the sale. It will then be transferred to Cadogan Tate.

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Lot Essay

Chalon and Estienne were French furniture makers who settled in Florence during the second quarter of the 19th Century. The quality of their work together with its distinctive style won them a medal at the Paris Exhibition of 1856 and the International Exhibition of 1862.

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