East Indies satinwood veneer and purpleheart filets adorned with
wedgwood medallions. Carrare marble top worn with a pierced gallery.
Polychrome paintings depicting arabesques and cameos in the antique
taste. Rich ornaments of engraved and gilt bronzes.
H : 92mm L : 58mm
Bonheur du jour
inlaid with satinwood, purpleheart, Madagascar rosewood and blood
wood from R.V.L.C.(Roger Vandercruse Lacroix). Pelmets and flowerets
setting, characteristic revolving rosace on the lower shelf. Louis
H : 70mm L : 70mm
Louis XV commode in walnut
inlaid with flowers on blood wood and paosanto ground. Marble
top. From a model by
J. SCHMITZ(1765- 1770).
# 39 - H :
147mm L : 100mm
Antwerp cabinet. Early
Ebonized pearwood inlaid with faux-tortoise shell and ivory including
14 drawers and a cupboard opening on a trompe-l'oeil decorated recess
with mirrors hiding a secret case. Drawers and panels have painted
settings depicting forever love in the greek and roman mythological
# 60 - H :
60mm L : 42mm
Louis XV oval gueridon
with "marqueterie à la reine"in cherrywood and
dyied wood. From a model located in the Nissim de Camondo museum in
# 31 - H
: 168mm L : 72mm
XVIIIth C. Venitian writing
Italy. Sumptuously decorated with old rose arabesques and foliages
on a light green ground. Cornice and base are gold leaf gilt.