Lot 45
  • 45

A pair of Transitional tulipwood, rosewood and marquetry encoignures by Nicolas Petit circa 1770

4,000 - 6,000 GBP
5,000 GBP
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  • Tulipwood, harewood, rosewood, marble, oak, gilt-bronze.
the white marble tops now with pierced three-quarter brass rails over banded doors, inlaid with flower sprays within blind fluted pilasters ending in later feet; each stamped PETIT JME, alterations

Catalogue Note

Nicolas Petit (1732-1791), received maître in 1761, and based in the rue du Faubourg-Saint-Antoine, produced a wide variety of pieces over a career that spanned thirty years.