A Napoleon III gilt metal mounted tortoiseshell and brass 'Boulle' marquetry ebony centre table
Lot 293
A Napoleon III gilt metal mounted tortoiseshell and brass 'Boulle' marquetry ebony centre table
£5,000 - 8,000
US$ 8,400 - 13,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Napoleon III gilt metal mounted tortoiseshell and brass 'Boulle' marquetry ebony centre table
inlaid overall with scrolling foliate and floral strapwork, acanthus and rosettes, the shaped and eared top above a frieze centred with a lion mask and opposing scroll mount, with one mahogany lined frieze drawer, on cabriole legs headed with classical goddess mask, scrolled acanthus and floral pendant mounts, the cabochon chutes terminating in rocaille and foliate scrolled sabots, restorations, 154cm wide x 93.5cm deep x 75.5cm high, (60.5" wide x 36.5" deep x 29.5" high)
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  1. Kate Eskdale
    Specialist - Period Design
    Bonhams
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    London, SW7 1HH
    United Kingdom
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