252
252
A Pair of Régence Ormolu Chenets
Circa 1720
Estimate
18,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 27,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
252
A Pair of Régence Ormolu Chenets
Circa 1720
Estimate
18,00025,000
LOT SOLD. 27,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Fine French And Continental Furniture

|
New York

A Pair of Régence Ormolu Chenets
Circa 1720
the model attributed to André-Charles Boulle, depicting Jupiter and Juno seated atop an eagle, upon a shaped rectangular base cast with foliage, raised on scrolled feet cast with grotesque heads. Re-gilded.
height 15in.; width 8in.
(38.1cm; 20.3cm)
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

Provenance

Kraemer & Cie., Paris

Catalogue Note

A related pair of chenets, attributed to Boulle were fomerly in the Residenz, Munich. See Ottomeyer, Prötschel et al., Vergoldete Bronzen, Vol. I, Munich, 1986, p. 71 pl. 1.10.9.

An identical pair from the collection of Henry Ford II sold, Sotheby Parke Bernet, February 25, 1978, lot 68.

Fine French And Continental Furniture

|
New York