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A RÉGENCE GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED AMARANTH AND CHINESE COROMANDEL LACQUER ARMOIRE A DOUCINE, SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

Estimate:

40,000

to
- 60,000 USD

A RÉGENCE GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED AMARANTH AND CHINESE COROMANDEL LACQUER ARMOIRE A DOUCINE, SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

A RÉGENCE GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED AMARANTH AND CHINESE COROMANDEL LACQUER ARMOIRE A DOUCINE, SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

Estimate:

40,000

to
- 60,000 USD

A RÉGENCE GILT BRONZE-MOUNTED AMARANTH AND CHINESE COROMANDEL LACQUER ARMOIRE A DOUCINE, SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY


the lacquer associated; remounted and feet later

height 64 1/2 in.; width 54 1/2 in.; depth 14 3/4 in.

164 cm; 138 cm; 37 cm

In conserved condition with scattered age cracks and patches to veneer on doors and sides. Cracks and lifting to veneers on the top and a small 5 cm section on the proper left upright. Coromandel lacquer panels and gilding in good condition.


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. 

Bensimon Collection, Étude Couturier Nicolay, Paris, 18-19 November 1981, lot 144
A comparable armoire with glazed doors and identical mounts on the doors and cornice was sold Sotheby's New York, 22 May 1993, lot 216.