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AN IMPOSING PAIR OF MAHOGANY AND PARTIALLY EBONIZED NEOCLASSICAL TWO DOOR CABINETS WITH ORIGINAL MARBLE TOPS AND SET WITH GILT-BRASS MOUNTS

Probably Danish. Last Quarter of the Eighteenth Century.

Measurements

Width: 53"(134.5 cm); Height: 41 1/2" (105.5 cm); Depth: 23" (58.5 cm).

Research
Of mahogany. Each with a green-veined white marble top above a rosette and Greek key carved frieze of two drawers, above a pair of cabinet doors flanked by fluted pilasters, opening to three interior drawers set with gilt-brass pulls above a similarly carved frieze to the base of two drawers. The whole raised on block feet. Old repair to marble top.

Marks:
The interiors to the drawers inscribed in black ink:
F, G, and H
and inscribed with various numerals and ‘Safra

Provenance:
Sold Christie’s New York, 19 October 2007. Lot 100.

Full research report available on request.