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Sale 284 Lot 17
Sold for US$16,000
Neoclassical ormolu-mounted and inlaid birch lit en bateau, attrib. Joseph-Marie Benard circa 1825, amaranth Greek-key and lozenge-inlaid designs accented by ornate scroll and bust gilt mounts on scrolling end panels and anthemion-shaped feet; together with associated carved giltwood eagle baldaquin support and drapery; bed H42 1/2" W57 1/4" L95"
Provenance: Millicent Rogers
Estate of Arturo Peralta Ramos II
Literature: Bachrach, Arthur j., et al. A LIFE IN FULL: MILLICENT ROGERS. Albuquerque, NM: ABQ Press, 2012. Pictured in Millicent's chalet in St. Anton, Austria, p.49
Other Notes: This bed is said to have belonged to the Countess Walewska, Polish noblewoman and mistress of Emperor Napoleon I
Estimate $ 5,000-10,000
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