10 May 2000
A large Shagreen and Ivory Cabinet
Large bow-fronted form, ivory-veneered feet and lock plates, shelf-lined interior
61in. (155cm.) high; 65in. (165cm.) wide; 18¾in. (47.5cm.) deep
Stencilled mark 19870 on interior
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The size, style and quality of the piece recommends it as one of the very finest of the private commissions from Leleu in the 1930s. The shelf-lined interior is veneered in sycamore with mahogany shelves and banding.
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