6 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 938
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY CANAPE
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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Acquired from Fischer Böhler, Munich.
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