27 October 2006
This lot is offered without a reserve
A FRENCH SILVERED AND YELLOW-PAINTED RAFRAICHISSOIR
EARLY 20TH CENTURY, SUPPLIED BY FRANCES ELKINS
Of Louis XV style, with a square top with two removable copper buckets and breccha marble surface on half, above a mirrored compartment, the sides and apron carved with rocaille work, on cabriole legs
26 in. (66 cm.) high, 12 in. (30.5 cm.) square top
Acquired from Bolin for FF7,000 ($274.40).
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S. M. Salny, The Country Houses of David Adler, 2001, p. 142.
M. Thorne, ed., David Adler Architect: The Elements of Style, 2002, p. 205.
S. M. Salny, Frances Elkins: Interior Design, 2005, p. 74.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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