Louis XV Table by Joseph Baumhauer

Louis XV Table by Joseph Baumhauer

Christie's Images Ltd. 2012 via Bloomberg.

A Louis XV bureau plat combining panels of Japanese lacquer with tulipwood. Made by Joseph Baumhauer, it will be included in the Christie's International auction of about 50 pieces from the collection of the Paris-based businessman Djahanguir Riahi and his wife, in London on Dec. 5.