Lot 694: NAPOLEON III 'BOULLE' INLAID, EBONIZED AND ORMOLU
November 30, 2016
Portland, OR, USALive Auction
Description: NAPOLEON III 'BOULLE' INLAID, EBONIZED AND ORMOLU MOUNTED SALON TABLE, French, late 19th century, featuring an oblong top with inlaid brass cutwork, the serpentine apron, drawer and four tapering legs decorated in similar fashion, the legs ending in applied sabots. Dimensions: 30.5"H x 50.75"W x 31"D.
Condition Report: The table has multiple areas of repairs, missing inlay, missing finish, burn marks, scattered mis-matched rivets used to tack down lifting boule, allover missing inlay, heavy mold to underside and legs, leg support replaced, table heavily used.