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    Sale 7812

    Belgravia and Lake Geneva - Two European Collections

    14 May 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 198

    A FRENCH GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON THREE-PIECE SALON SUITE

    CIRCA 1890

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON THREE-PIECE SALON SUITE
    CIRCA 1890
    Comprising a canapé en corbeille and two fauteuils, each upholstered with Aubusson tapestry, the backs depicting Francis I, Louis XIV and Louis XVI on horseback, the seats showing animals with palaces in the backgrounds, with indistinct titles to the edges, on fluted tapering legs
    The canapé: 67½ in. (171.5 cm.) wide (3)


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