27 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,750
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A GEORGE III PALE GREY PAINTED AND PARCEL GILT SOFA
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
The shaped foliate carved back centred by an anthemion and with scrolled part-padded arms and serpentine shell and scroll-carved seat on channeled cabriole legs, inscribed in chalk to the underside 'BRETT'.
60in. (153cm.) wide
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