A Rare Pair of Louis XV ormolu-mounted Tulipwood, Amaranth and Marquetry Encoignures By JEAN DEMOULIN and JME, Mid-18th century
Each with a shaped brèche d'Alep marble top, above a pair of cupboard doors inlaid with scrolling branches and birds 'aux Indiennes', within 'C scrolls' frames, on three small cabriole legs with pierced rocaille sabots, stamped 'I.DEMOULIN' and 'JME', the backboard with a pencilled closed crowned 'EA' mark and inventory number 'P4084'
Height: 36 ¾ in.
Width: 22 ½ in.
Depth: 22 ½ in.
N.B. Ernst August von Hanover, 3rd Duke of Cumberland (1845-1923), inventory brand for the Palais Penzig, Vienna, and by descent in the Royal House of Hanover, Schloss Marienburg, Hanover.
Royal House of Hanover, Schloss Marienburg