20 April 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,000
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
A LOUIS XV GREEN-PAINTED WALNUT FAUTEUIL
SECOND QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
The scrolled crest above outscrolled arms, carved with floral and C-sroll carved seat rail and legs, covered in crimson and gold silk damask, possibly originally part of a duchesse-brisée
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