10 September 2009
A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED TULIPWOOD, KINGWOOD AND AMARANTH COIFFEUSE
BY BON DURAND, CIRCA 1765
The triple-flap top inlaid à quatre-faces, enclosing a mirror-lined slide flanked by two compartments with removable lidded boxes, the frieze with a leather-lined slide above a drawer, flanked by further drawers, on cabriole legs with pierced foliate sabots, stamped 'B DURAND JME'
28¾ in. (73 cm.) high; 35½ in. (90 cm.) wide; 20¾ in. (52.5 cm.) deep
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Bon Durand, maître in 1761.
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