Sat, 28th May 2022 10:00

May Fine Art Catalogue Sale

 
Lot 875
 

875

MATHIEU BEFORT (BEFORT JEUNE) (1813 - 1880) A FINE 19TH CENTURY PIETRA DURA AND ORMOLU MOUNTED EBONISED SIDE CABINET OF LARGE SIZE

MATHIEU BEFORT (BEFORT JEUNE) (1813 - 1880) A FINE 19TH CENTURY PIETRA DURA AND ORMOLU MOUTED EBONISED SIDE CABINET OF LARGE SIZE with black slate top above an acanthus leaf-moulded pierced freize and outset mask-head corner mounts enclosing a pair of hinged panelled doors inset with various marbles and coloured polished hardstones depiciting flowering urn panelled centres set with birds and fruits within spandrel corners all enclosed within heavy cast ormolu borders; raised on a shaped plinth base - stamped in several places to the frame Befort Jeune.

179cm wide 48cm deep 129cm high

Sold for £14,300


 

MATHIEU BEFORT (BEFORT JEUNE) (1813 - 1880) A FINE 19TH CENTURY PIETRA DURA AND ORMOLU MOUTED EBONISED SIDE CABINET OF LARGE SIZE with black slate top above an acanthus leaf-moulded pierced freize and outset mask-head corner mounts enclosing a pair of hinged panelled doors inset with various marbles and coloured polished hardstones depiciting flowering urn panelled centres set with birds and fruits within spandrel corners all enclosed within heavy cast ormolu borders; raised on a shaped plinth base - stamped in several places to the frame Befort Jeune.

Auction: May Fine Art Catalogue Sale, Sat, 28th May 2022

Viewing

VIEWING DATES & TIMES

To be held at our new saleroom, still situated in Embsay Mills, come to the front as you normally would and we will assist in directing you to the new entrance at the side of the Mill.

Week commencing 16 May
Mon - Fri 10am to 4pm
Sun 22 May 11am-3pm

Week commencing 23 May
Mon - Wed 10am to 4pm
8.30am on sale days

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