31 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,250
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD BERGERE
BY NICOLAS-QUINIBERT FOLIOT, CIRCA 1750
With channeled back, arms and seat upholstered in pink floral silk, stamped N.Q. FOLIOT to back rail, with old inventory label inscribed 5882, yellow painted 4421
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Nicolas-Quinibert Foliot, maître in 1729.
Acquired from Bensimon, Paris, in 1961.
Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.
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