29 - 30 November 2012
THE PROPERTY OF THE CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART, SOLD TO BENEFIT FUTURE ACQUISITIONS (LOTS 62-84)
A LATE LOUIS XV SYCAMORE, TULIPWOOD AND PARQUETRY CIRCULAR TABLE EN CHIFFONIERE
BY JEAN-GEORGES SCHLICHTIG, CIRCA 1770
The central door opening to three drawers, stamped twice J*G*SCHLICHTIG and once JME, with a paper label 322. inscribed in chalk 30, the underside of the top drawer with paper label Occasional Table/Signed "Schlichtig"/Ébéniste Parisien 1785, inscribed in red with museum accession number 42.596, with French & Company number 21081
29½ in. (75 cm.) high, 14 in. (35.5 cm.) diameter
Warwick House.n L. Severance, Longwood, Cleveland, 1942.
With French & Company, New York (bought from Warwick House, 23 June 1919).
Sold to John L. Severence, 10 July 1920.
Bequest of John L. Severance, Longwood, Cleveland, 1942.
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