20 December 2000
A North European ormolu-mounted mahogany occasional table
Late 19th Century/early 20th Century
In the Empire style, the circular verde antico marble top above a plain frieze mounted with paterae and berried laurel, on four cabriole legs headed by winged lion mounts and terminating in foliate claw sabots
75cm. high and 60cm. diam.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Christie's charge a buyer's premium of 20% (VAT inclusive) for this lot.
As an important reverse-glass painting by the Iranian artist is offered in London, we assess the impact of her groundbreaking practice
Highlights from an eclectic collection that spans 5,000 years of history, offered on 25 October in London