1075
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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI STYLE GILT BRONZE CHENETS AFTER QUENTIN-CLAUDE PITOIN, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
4,0006,000
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1075
A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI STYLE GILT BRONZE CHENETS AFTER QUENTIN-CLAUDE PITOIN, 19TH CENTURY
Estimate
4,0006,000
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

L’Art de Vivre: Property from the Collection of Kathleen and Martin Field

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI STYLE GILT BRONZE CHENETS AFTER QUENTIN-CLAUDE PITOIN, 19TH CENTURY

Catalogue Note

The bronzier Quentin-Claude Pitoin (1725-1777) supplied a pair of this model to the Royal Garde-Meuble at Versailles in 1771, where they are now in the cabinet doré of Marie-Antoinette.  Other examples are in the Louvre, the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, and Schloss Nymphenburg outside Munich.

L’Art de Vivre: Property from the Collection of Kathleen and Martin Field

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New York