A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
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A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY
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A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY

Estimate: 200,000 - 400,000 USD

A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY

Estimate: 200,000 - 400,000 USD
Lot sold:428,400USD

Description

A PAIR OF LOUIS XIV GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED EBONY AND BRASS AND TORTOISESHELL PREMIERE PARTIE MARQUETRY TABLES EN HUCHE ATTRIBUTED TO ANDRE-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY ADAPTED FROM A BUREAU PLAT IN THE MID-18TH CENTURY


with portor marble tops

height 32 1/2 in.; width 39 in.; depth 25 1/2 in.

82.5 cm; 99 cm; 64.5 cm

Condition report

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Provenance

For one: by repute, Lady Baillie collection; collection of William S. Paley, Sotheby's New York, 4 October 1991, lot 269

Literature

T. Dell, Furniture in the Frick Collection, Vol. V Italian & French (Part I), New York 1992
C. Demetrescu, Le Style Régence, Paris 2003, one table illustrated p.124 fig.110
A. Forray-Carlier, Le mobilier du Musée Carnavalet, Dijon 2000
P. Hughes, The Wallace Collection, Catalogue of Furniture, vol. II, London 1996,
Alexandre Pradère, Les Ébènistes Français de Louis XIV à la Révolution, Paris 1989, one table illustrated p.108, fig.64
S. Ricci, Louis XIV et Régence, Paris 1929, p.121
J.-N. Ronfort, André-Charles Boulle 1642-1732, un nouveau style pour l'Europe, exhibition catalogue, Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt 2009
J.-P. Samoyault, André Charles Boulle et sa famille, Paris 1979