17 May 2006
A PAIR OF FRENCH GILTWOOD CONSOLES
LATE 19TH 20TH CENTURY, THE CARVED, FLOWER-FILLED URNS TO APRON PROBABLY 18TH CENTURY AND RE-USED
Of Louis XVI style, each with a demilune Beyrede Sarrancolin marble top above an oak and acorn-carved frieze above scrolled similarly-carved pilaster supports joined by a stretcher with a central floral garland-draped urn and on paw feet, the underside to one marble marked in ink and graphite '...34' and '3034' and 'JAFFE' in white chalk
37¾ in. (96 cm.) high, 47¾ in. (121.5 cm.) wide, 16½ in. (42 cm.) deep (2)
with Jacques Seligmann, Paris.
Anonymous sale; Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, 10-12 December 1964, lot 371 (one).
with Georges de Batz, New York.
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