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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 253

    A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD DUCHESE BRISEE

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD DUCHESE BRISEE
    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The arched back with a swagged cartouche-centred toprail above a serpentine seat with loose cushion, upholstered in brass-studded pale green silk covers, on cabriole legs, the seat rails inscribed '27'
    The bergere 39½ in. (100 cm.) high; 28 in. (71 cm.) wide; 29 in. (74 cm.) deep; the stool 19 in. (49 cm.) high; 28 in. (72 cm.) wide; 23½ in. (60 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, London, 29 November 1985, lot 110, where bought by the present owner.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN