Lot 138
Property of Various Owners

Louis XV Style Ormolu Mounted Parquetry Kingwood and Tulipwood 'Vernis Martin' Decorated Marble-Top Side Cabinet
A. Chevrie, Paris, Circa 1885-1900
Having a Rouge Royal marble top above a central fall-front 'Vernis Martin' decorated panel enclosing a storage compartment. The interior lock inscribed A. Chevrie Fabt/ 7 rue de Braque, Paris. Front surface of wood with some minor abrasions.
Height: 37-1/2 in (95.3 cm); Width: 49-1/2 in (125.7 cm); Depth: 19-3/4 in (50.2 cm)
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Note:
For a similar example see Christie's, London, 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe, September 23, 2010, lot 53

Literature:
For a similar example see Denise Ledoux-Lebard, Le Mobilier Français du XIXe Siècle, 1989, p. 126-127



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