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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 252

    A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD BERGERE A OREILLES

    BY JEAN-NICOLAS BLANCHARD, CIRCA 1775

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD BERGERE A OREILLES
    BY JEAN-NICOLAS BLANCHARD, CIRCA 1775
    The serpentine flower and foliate-carved toprail above a padded back, arms and loose cushion covered in brass-studded pale green silk, on foliate cabriole legs, all four legs spliced, stamped twice N.BLANCHARD
    43 in. (110 cm.) high; 28½ in. (72 cm.) wide; 35 in. (89 cm.) deep


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    Jean-Nicolas Blanchard, maître in 1771.

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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, London, 7 December 1979, lot 108, where bought by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTS 252-253)