A Swedish Royal Rococo table

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A Swedish Royal Rococo mid 18th century table,

belonged to Lovisa Ulrika (Queen of Sweden 1751-1771). Free-standing. Sculpted, gilt and bronzed wood. White marble top. Marked with stamp LV under royal crown (Queen Lovisa Ulrika). Marked with C. R. Lamm's inventory number "502". Marked with paper label "12.10.12.-5470". Table and top marked with blue crayon ""Sängkammaren II" (Bedroom II). Length 79, width 64, height 78,5 cm.
Possibly later marble top.

Provenance
Lovisa Ulrika (Queen of Sweden 1751-1771).
Christian Hammer's Collection (1818-1905).
Carl Robert Lamm's Collection (1856-1938), inventory number 502, originally two tables, purchased 25/8 1893 by Henryk Bukowski at Christian Hammer's auction in Cologne.

Literature
Boo von Malmborg, Svensk porträttkonst genom fem århundraden, Malmö 1978, page 171.
Haykowski, Michal, Henryk Bukowski, Namnet lever kvar, Stockholm 1990, pages 275-288.

Contact

  • Henrik Åberg
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    Henrik Åberg
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    Stockholm
    Björn Extergren
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  • Carl Barkman
    Stockholm
    Carl Barkman
    Head Specialist Fine Art and Antiques
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