Lot 515 - 06 Dec 2016
December Antiques & Interiors Sale
A Napoleon III ebonised gilt metal mounted bonheur de jour, inset with Sevres style oval porcelain plaque, the superstructure with a mirror and two drawers under flanked by cupboards, each with a named portrait bust, the inset top of serpentine outline with a frieze drawer, on cabriole legs, 106cm wide.
Plaque on frieze drawer cracked and damaged. Much of the gilding worn on high points. Many surface scratches, many splits in the ebonising, various chips, scuffing and knocks to the woodwork.