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    Sale 12419

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    3 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 381

    A FRENCH GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY SALON SUITE

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, IN THE LOUIS XVI STYLE

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY SALON SUITE
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, IN THE LOUIS XVI STYLE
    Comprising a pair of fauteuils and a sofa, covered with tapestry depicting 'les enfants jardiniers' and 'les fables de la Fontaine'
    34 in. (87 cm.) high; 22 ¼ in. (57 cm.) wide; 21 in. (53 cm.) deep, the fauteuils
    36 ½ in. (93 cm.) high; 50 ½ in. (128 cm.) wide; 21 ½ in. (54.5 cm.) deep, the sofa


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 155-163 & 374-381)