10 September 2009
A FRENCH KINGWOOD, TULIPWOOD AND BOIS SATINE, MARQUETRY AND PARQUETRY SMALL BUREAU
OF LOUIS XV STYLE, 19TH CENTURY
Decorated à quatre faces with a cube parquetry, the rectangular top above a hinged writing-slope decorated with musical attributes and enclosing a fitted interior, above a frieze drawer, on slightly cabriole legs terminating in foliate sabots
35¼ in. (89.5 cm.) high; 18¼ in. (46.5 cm.) wide; 14¼ in. (36 cm.) deep
Rue de la Faisanderie, Paris, until the late 1940's.
Thence by descent.
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