A French late 19th century gilt metal mounted, ebonised, cut brass and tortoiseshell 'Boulle' marquetry bonheur du jour
Lot 38Y
A French late 19th century gilt metal mounted, ebonised, cut brass and tortoiseshell 'Boulle' marquetry bonheur du jour
Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,252) inc. premium
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A French late 19th century gilt metal mounted, ebonised, cut brass and tortoiseshell 'Boulle' marquetry bonheur du jour
inlaid with scrolling foliage strapwork, acanthus leaves and rosettes, the superstructure comprising an arched top over a pair of doors enclosing one shelf, with two short drawers below, over a shaped top and single drawer, on square section cabriole legs, with applied enamel retailer's label to the reverse: 'R. STRAHAN & CO, HENRY ST, DUBLIN', restorations 80cm wide x 56cm deep x 141.5cm high, (31" wide x 22" deep x 55.5" high)
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