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    A Gervais-Maximillien-Eugène Durand Louis XV-Style Walnut, Tulipwood and Amaranth Marquetry Writing Table with Gilt Bronze Mounts, Paris. France, last quarter 19th century
    Marks: G. DURAND
    28-1/2 h x 24-3/4 w x 15-1/2 d inches (72.4 x 62.9 x 39.4 cm)
    The table with shaped top within a molded gilt bronze border, decorated with sinuous vines and foliage in marquetry, conforming motif to all sides of the apron, a tooled leather writing surface pulls-out to the obverse, with drawers to the right and left sides of the table, cabriole legs headed by foliage and and scrolls leading to runners and terminating on stylized scroll sabot.


    Condition Report*: Missing flakes and pieces of veneer to the legs, light scratches to the top and wear throughout indicative of use and age. Lot includes two keys.
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    Auction Dates
    September, 2016
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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