24 April 2008,
Price realised GBP 3,750
GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
A PAIR OF FRENCH ORMOLU, BRONZE AND AMARANTH TABLES
20TH CENTURY, SUPPLIED BY ALBERTO PINTO
Each with a canted rectangular top, on pilasters joined at each side by X-frame stretchers, with an undertier, on paw feet
23¾ in. (60 cm.) high; 17¾ in. (45 cm.) wide; 12¾ in. (32.5 cm.) deep (2)
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Le Pavillon Chougny, Christie's, London, 9-10 December 2004, lot 541.
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