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    Sale 5909

    Christie's Interiors

    21 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 354

    A FRENCH GILTWOOD CANAPE

    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, RETAILED BY A.MEDERNAC, LATE 19TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH GILTWOOD CANAPE
    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, RETAILED BY A.MEDERNAC, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The Aubusson taperstry upholstered oblong shaped back, seat and padded arms depicting a courting couple fishing and a hunt scene, the underside front rail with label partially intact printed A.MEDERNAC & Cie smc rs. 27 Rue Departs Clichy and branded COLLECTION GEORGES HEINE to the back rail
    64 in. (162.5 cm.) wide


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