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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 207

    A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY CANAPE

    CIRCA 1755

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY CANAPE
    CIRCA 1755
    The shaped back with a flowerhead cresting, with padded scrolled arms and a serpentine seat upholstered with brass-studded Aubusson tapestry depicting on the back a wild cat and on the seat a boar attacked by dogs, on channeled cabriole legs, previously painted
    36 in. (92 cm.) high; 44 in. (112 cm.) wide; 25 in. (64 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Fischer Böhler, Munich.