43
43
Mathieu Béfort dit Béfort Jeune
b. 1813
A PAIR OF GILT BRONZE MOUNTED EBONY AND ENGRAVED BRASS BOULLE STYLE MARQUETRY MEUBLE À HAUTEUR D'APPUI, REPRESENTATIVE OF THE FOUR SEASONS
Paris, circa 1875
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
43
Mathieu Béfort dit Béfort Jeune
b. 1813
A PAIR OF GILT BRONZE MOUNTED EBONY AND ENGRAVED BRASS BOULLE STYLE MARQUETRY MEUBLE À HAUTEUR D'APPUI, REPRESENTATIVE OF THE FOUR SEASONS
Paris, circa 1875
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 25,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

19th Century Furniture and Decorative Arts

|
New York

Mathieu Béfort dit Béfort Jeune
b. 1813
A PAIR OF GILT BRONZE MOUNTED EBONY AND ENGRAVED BRASS BOULLE STYLE MARQUETRY MEUBLE À HAUTEUR D'APPUI, REPRESENTATIVE OF THE FOUR SEASONS
Paris, circa 1875

the sides of each cabinet centered with a mask of Hercules, the chutes with a bust of Bacchus, one cabinet fronted with the figures of Ceres and Saturn, representing summer and winter, its pair with Flora and Bacchus, representing spring and autumn, both cabinets surmounted by a later white marble top, the vantaux opening to an oak interior with three burgundy velvet covered shelves, one egg and dart bronze moulding has been removed to reveal the mark BJ and a metalwork serial number.


height 43 1/2 in.; width 49 in.; depth 17 in.
110.5 cm; 124.5 cm; 43 cm
Read Condition Report Read Condition Report

19th Century Furniture and Decorative Arts

|
New York