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Louis XV-style Gilt-bronze-inlaid Display Cabinet

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3070B
Lot:
345
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3070B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XV-style Gilt-bronze-inlaid Display Cabinet, France, early 20th century, molded red and white marble top over projecting case with single-drawer frieze over a glass inset door with a single shelf interior, on squat feet with scrolling mounts, ht. 37 5/8, wd. 21 1/2, dp. 11 in.
Estimate $700-900

Inscribed plaque on back of drawer, "SUSSE FRERES/PASSAGE DES PANORAMAS/ET PLACE DE LA BOURSE/PARIS." Top is not secured, minor surface wear, later to piece. Some nicks and small chips to case, lifting of veneer and cracking particularly on left side, rubbed bronze mounts have verdigris. See photos.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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France, Architecture, Cabinet, Construction, Door, Glass, Visual arts

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