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4 June 2014

A missing cabinet by Louis Le Gaigneur

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The cabinet illustrated above, now in an American private collection, was sold at Christie’s (London), 12 July 2012, lot 6.  It can be attributed with confidence to Louis Le Gaigneur , about whom little is known and whose documented oeuvre is also small; ...

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3 June 2014

Close encounters: two sécretaires on view at the Wallace Collection, London

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At a time when many fear that connoisseurship has become a diminished aspect of art historical study, a small display at the Wallace Collection, London is hugely to be welcomed (on view until 29 August).

Standing side by side ...

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27 May 2014

2014 Catalogue

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On Friday 30 May we shall be mailing the 2014 edition of Furniture and Works of Art, our twenty-first consecutive annual catalogue.  This year, the publication includes objects ranging in date from the late seventeenth century to the beginning of ...

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