A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785
A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785
A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785
A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785
A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785
A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785
A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785
A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785
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Property from a Private Manhattan Collection

A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD

Property from a Private Manhattan Collection

A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD
Starting bid:9,000USD
(0 bids, reserve not met)
Lot closes:1 day, 19 hours
October 21, 04:36 PM (GMT)

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Description

Property from a Private Manhattan Collection

A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785


Stamped J.H.RIESENER, possibly later added

height 38 ¼in.; width 49 in.; depth 17 in.

97.2 cm; 124.5 cm; 43.2 cm

Condition Report

In good conserved condition overall, with the usual scattered marks, nicks, and scratches to surfaces throughout, consistent with age and use. Top with scattered old shrinkage cracks and areas of slight discoloration. Both doors with small areas of infill and retouching. Tiny loss to back proper right edge, and another small loss to veneer on proper left front foot near moulded edge. With one key. Interior fitted with two shelves. One back panel of carcase replaced. Ready to place.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.


Provenance

Sotheby’s New York, 26 October 2012, lot 289

A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785
Property from a Private Manhattan Collection
A LOUIS XVI MAHOGANY MEUBLE D'APPUI, CIRCA 1785

21 October 2020 • New York