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Louis XIV Style "Boullework" Brass and Tortoiseshell Center Table

Auction:
2475
Lot:
708
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2475
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 03, 2009 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XIV Style "Boullework" Brass and Tortoiseshell Center Table, with turtle-back top, serpentine sides, and cabriole legs, inlaid overall with scrolling foliage and some figural scenes, with foliate and mask-form mounts, ht. 30 1/2, lg. 59, wd. 34 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Losses to brass inlay on the sides; top in good shape overall; legs with some popping brass; one leg mount missing.

Keywords

Brass instrument, Cabriole leg, Furniture, Inlay

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