A flat desk with an ormolu top with ormolu... - Lot 56 - Beaussant Lefèvre

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A flat desk with an ormolu top with ormolu... - Lot 56 - Beaussant Lefèvre
A flat desk with an ormolu top with ormolu corner pieces and astragals. Inlaid belt of foliage in wood of end in moved reserves opening with three drawers. Cambered legs. Ornamentation of gilded bronzes.
By BVRB, stamped.
Louis XV period.
(Restorations, stamp possibly added).
Height : 74 cm - Length : 135 cm
Depth : 74 cm
Bernard II Van Risen Burgh, received Master in 1735.
A few similar desks by Bernard II van Risen
Burgh, inlaid with flowers in butt-wood and adorned with the same "moustaches" and for some of them with the same gilded bronze falls, are listed :
- Museum of art, Cleveland (inv. 1944123)
- Metropolitan museum of art, New York (inv. 1974.356.186)
- Galerie Kugel, Paris.
- Sotheby's Monaco, 3 March 1990, n° 343
- Sotheby's Paris, 5 May 2015, n° 149
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