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A Louis XV ebonised pearwood bureau plat, mid-18th century | Bureau plat en poirier noirci d'époque Louis XV, milieu du XVIIIème siècle et monture de bronze doré d'époque postérieure

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 EUR

Un intérieur par le studio Peregalli

A Louis XV ebonised pearwood bureau plat, mid-18th century | Bureau plat en poirier noirci d'époque Louis XV, milieu du XVIIIème siècle et monture de bronze doré d'époque postérieure

A Louis XV ebonised pearwood bureau plat, mid-18th century | Bureau plat en poirier noirci d'époque Louis XV, milieu du XVIIIème siècle et monture de bronze doré d'époque postérieure

Estimate:

20,000 - 30,000 EUR

Lot sold:

22,680

EUR

A Louis XV ebonised pearwood bureau plat, mid-18th century


the rectangular gilt-tooled brown leather writing surface above three frieze drawers, the opposite sides with dummy drawers, decorated with later gilt-bronze mounts (re-gilt) consisting of satyr masks and foliate chutes and other stylized rococo motifs, on cabriole legs ending with sabots, re-mounted

Height 31 in; width 79 in, prof 40½in

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Un intérieur par le studio Peregalli

Bureau plat en poirier noirci d'époque Louis XV, milieu du XVIIIème siècle et monture de bronze doré d'époque postérieure


large bureau plat rectangulaire en poirier noirci, plateau en cuir brun, estampé et doré au petit fer, reposant sur des pieds galbés ornés de chutes à masques de satyres et sabots à feuilles d'acanthes ; ornementation de bronze ciselé et redoré à décor floral, entrées de serrures et appliques rapportées

Haut. 79 cm, larg. 201 cm, prof. 103 cm

In overall good restored condition. As specified in the cataloguing, the mounts have been re-gilt. The mounts with minor tarnishing. The escutcheons, handles, foliate mounts in between the drawers, corner mounts, chutes and feet are later and probably associated. Minor old marks and scratches to ebonised wood, consistent with age and use. Some cracks have now been stabilized. Evidence of an old woodworm activity which no longer appears to be active. The leather surface in good condition with some stains and wear all consistent with age and use. Decorative and ready to place. One key.


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Thierry de Maigret, Drouot, 12 June 2009, lot 339

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Thierry de Maigret, Drouot, 12 Juin 2009, lot 339.