An unusual Majorelle carved and fruitwood-marquetry inlaid mahogany cabinet circa 1900
Lot 1120W
An unusual Majorelle carved and fruitwood-marquetry inlaid mahogany cabinet circa 1900
US$ 40,000 - 60,000
£24,000 - 36,000
Auction Details
An unusual Majorelle carved and fruitwood-marquetry inlaid mahogany cabinet circa 1900 An unusual Majorelle carved and fruitwood-marquetry inlaid mahogany cabinet circa 1900 An unusual Majorelle carved and fruitwood-marquetry inlaid mahogany cabinet circa 1900 An unusual Majorelle carved and fruitwood-marquetry inlaid mahogany cabinet circa 1900 An unusual Majorelle carved and fruitwood-marquetry inlaid mahogany cabinet circa 1900
Lot Details
An unusual Majorelle carved and fruitwood-marquetry inlaid mahogany cabinet
circa 1900
inlaid with wisteria, butterflies and flowers, carved with a squirrel finial
overall height 107in (261.7cm); height of cabinet 93 1/2in (237.5cm); width 51in (129.5cm); depth 23in (58.5cm)

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Roselyne Bouvier, Majorelle, La Bibliothèque des Arts, Paris, 1991, p. 159 for an illustration of the model with a variant finial.
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    United States
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    United States
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