14 October 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,250
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A FRENCH MAHOGANY FAUTEUIL
AFTER A MODEL BY JACOB, MODERN, BY TIMOTHY WHEALON, INC.
With reeded frame, scrolled arms and celadon suede upholstery
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Laura E. Armstrong
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This lot is offered without reserve.
Christie’s specialists Emma Kronman, Alan Wintermute and François de Poortere on the unearthing of 5 exciting and ..
Specialist Alan Wintermute enthuses over one of the greatest early 18th-century French paintings still in private hands
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