17 - 18 November 1999
A LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED KINGWOOD, TULIPWOOD, SYCAMORE AND FLORAL MARQUETRY TABLE A ECRIRE
Circa 1765, remounted
The pierced, three-quarter galleried leather-lined rectangular top above a waved frieze with a central rectangular panel inlaid with a spray of summer flowers and veneered sans traverse with a central drawer, the sides similarly inlaid and with a further drawer to the right side, the reverse with a plain sycamore panel, above a waved apron and on cabriole legs headed by putto-masks and foliate cabochons, the concave-fronted rectangular stretcher similarly inlaid within a pierced gallery, on splayed feet with rocaille C-scroll sabots, one drawer previously further fitted
28in. (71cm.) high; 17 in. (44cm.) wide; 12in. (32.5cm.) deep.
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Please note this lot was incorrectly labelled as lot 559 in the sale catalogue illustration.
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