• 500 Years Decorative Arts Euro auction at Christies

    Sale 2305

    500 Years Decorative Arts Europe Including Oriental Carpets

    20 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 301

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SETTEE

    POSSIBLY DANISH, CIRCA 1790

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SETTEE
    POSSIBLY DANISH, CIRCA 1790
    The triple-back with husk and drapery carving, the shaped arms above yellow and red patterned cotton, on casters, with collection label to underside and blue paper label printed 15
    77½ in. (197 cm.) long


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Arne Bruun Rasmussen, 1966/67 [?], where purchased by Lyngby-Taarbaek Kommunes Kunstfond.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED NEW YORK COLLECTION (LOT 301)