19 October 2006
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A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED AND EBONY-INLAID MAHOGANY WRITING TABLE
LATE 18TH CENTURY, STAMPED 'L MOREAU' AND 'JME'
Of rectangular form, with a pierced three-quarter gallery over a pull-out leather-lined writing-slide, the panelled frieze with stiff-leaf-cast border, with a drawer to each end, with overall ebony line-inlay, the angles mounted with square paterae within beaded borders, on tapering turned fluted legs headed by ormolu collars and ending in turned sabots, stamped to the underside of the rear rail
31½ in. (80 cm.) high, 35 in. (89 cm.) wide, 20¾ in. (53 cm.) deep
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Louis Moreau, maître in 1764.
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