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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 172

    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

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    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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    Provenance

    Acquired from Ariane Dandois, Paris.