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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 455

    A FRENCH BEECH BERGERE

    20TH CENTURY, OF LOUIS XV STYLE

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH BEECH BERGERE
    20TH CENTURY, OF LOUIS XV STYLE
    The arched back centred by a shell surrounded by carved foliage, the padded back, sides, seat, arm rests and squab cushion covered in close-nailed beige ponyskin, the outscrolled arms carved with acanthus, above a shaped apron centred by a shell, on cabriole legs headed by berried foliage, with foliate-carved sabots
    37½ in. (95 cm.) high; 28¼ in. (71.5 cm.) wide; 33 in. (84 cm.) deep


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