View full screen - View 1 of Lot 177. A LOUIS XV POLYCHROME-PAINTED HEART-SHAPED TABLE DE TOILETTE BY BOUDIN, CIRCA 1765.
177

A LOUIS XV POLYCHROME-PAINTED HEART-SHAPED TABLE DE TOILETTE BY BOUDIN, CIRCA 1765

A LOUIS XV POLYCHROME-PAINTED HEART-SHAPED TABLE DE TOILETTE BY BOUDIN, CIRCA 1765

A LOUIS XV POLYCHROME-PAINTED HEART-SHAPED TABLE DE TOILETTE BY BOUDIN, CIRCA 1765

A LOUIS XV POLYCHROME-PAINTED HEART-SHAPED TABLE DE TOILETTE BY BOUDIN, CIRCA 1765


redecorated; the hinged top opening to reveal a mirror on the reverse and a painted panel beneath glass decorated with floral bouquets on a green ground;

stamped L.BOUDIN JME

Léonard Boudin (1735-1804), maître in 1761

height 28 in.; width 18 in.; depth 20 in.

71 cm; 45.5 cm; 51 cm

With a well-maintained appearance, structurally sound and ready to use. With general overall marks, nicks, surface scratches, tiny losses and repairs consistent with age and use.The lid with a few age cracks, the interior mirror plate with a few marks, losses to silvering, and surface scratches but overall in good condition.The painted surface decoration with some small scattered losses, cracking and minor flaking throughout, most notably at joints. Two of the sabots have been turned so they are not in the proper orientation, as visible in catalogue photos.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Kraemer & Cie., Paris