29 October 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
A pair of Louis XVI style ormolu and white marble gueridons 'a double colonnettes'
In the manner of Adam Weisweiler, Early 20th Century
Each circular grey-veined white marble top supported on three pairs of simulated 'bamboo' uprights, joined by a tripartite base issuing a circular marble undertier, on pad feet
25¾in. (65.5cm.) high; 19½in. (49.5cm.) diameter (2)
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A similar pair of tables, with brèche marble tops, sold in these rooms, 25 September 2001, lot 19 ($14,100).
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