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Prie-dieu.

Walnut.

France, Burgundy, mid 17th century.

Provenance:
Private collection, France.
Private collection, Antwerp.

Of superb quality and condition, with sloping prayer book rest above a single drawer and lower central door flanked by spiral twisted columns, on a rectangle raised kneeler, retaining all original hinges, handle, lock and key, beautiful rich light brown patina.

A prie-dieu (a French term meaning literally 'pray [to] God') is a prayer or reading credenza used, most commonly, for private devotion.

Dimensions

Height 85 cm; 2 ft. 9½ in. Width 47 cm; 1 ft. 6½ in. Depth 61 cm; 2 ft.

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The BADA Standard

  • Since 1918, BADA has been the leading association for the antiques and fine art trade
  • Members are elected for their knowledge, integrity and quality of stock
  • Our clients are protected by BADA’s code of conduct
  • Our dealers’ membership is reviewed and renewed annually
  • Bada.org is a non-profit site: clients deal directly with members and they pay no hidden fees
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