27 October 2006
This lot is offered without a reserve
A FRENCH SILVERED WALNUT LOW TABLE AND A MIRROR-INSET SILVERED LOW TABLE
LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY, SUPPLIED BY FRANCIS ELKINS
Each of Louis XV style, a rectangular top with serpentine edges and apron, on cabriole legs, the smaller table with mirrored top
Long table 9 in. (23 cm.) high, 47 in. (119.5 cm.) wide, 15½ (39.5 cm.) deep; mirrored table 5½ in. (14 cm.) high, 17¼ in. (44 cm.) wide, 13¾ in. (35 cm.) deep (2)
One: acquired from Bolin for FF4,000 ($156.80) and shipped in April 1933 (listed by Frances Elkins on 21 April).
The other: acquired from Coin de Provence for FF1,800 ($70.56).
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S. M. Salny, 'Frances Elkins: A Forward-Looking Icon of European Chic and American Style', Architectural Digest ('Interior Design Legends'), January 2000, p. 167.
S. M. Salny, Frances Elkins: Interior Design, 2005, p. 75.
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