6 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 5,000
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 6,000
A FRENCH POLYCHROME-PAINTED AND GILTWOOD THREE-FOLD PARAVENT
FRENCH, THE PANELS PAINTED IN THE MANNER OF JEAN BAPTISTE PILLEMENT AND PROBABLY 18TH CENTURY, THE GILTWOOD FRAME AND BACK PANELS LATE 18TH EARLY 19TH CENTURY
Each panel depicting pairs of figures standing beneath arched scalloped canopies and with a seated oriental and monkeys, all within foliate and strapwork surrounds, the reverse with simple strapwork decoration and with foliate carved frames, three back panels holed
59 in. (150 cm.) high; 67½ in. (172 cm.) wide
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Acquired from Ariane Dandois, Paris.