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A Louis XVI Grey Painted and Parcel-Gilt Centre Table by Pierre Garnier, Circa 1775

A Louis XVI Grey Painted and Parcel-Gilt Centre Table by Pierre Garnier, Circa 1775

A Louis XVI Grey Painted and Parcel-Gilt Centre Table by Pierre Garnier, Circa 1775

A Louis XVI Grey Painted and Parcel-Gilt Centre Table by Pierre Garnier, Circa 1775

stamped four times P. GARNIER; with associated pink granite top and two drawers

Pierre Garnier (1726-1800), maître in 1742


height 29 1/2 in.; width 39 1/2 in.; depth 27 1/2 in.

74.9 cm; 100.3 cm; 69.9 cm

In good conserved condition; the painted surface refreshed. The stretcher reinforced with later metal supports underneath. With scattered minor chips, flakes, and small losses to painted and gilt decoration throughout consistent with age and use. A few old, inactive worm holes throughout. The marble top with scattered chips and small losses to surface and corner edges. One well disguised repaired old break to corner. One key. Very sturdy and ready to use.


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.

By repute, the Duc de Penthièvre, Château de Sceaux
The Giuseppe Rossi Collection, Sotheby's London, 12 March 1999, lot 1307