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    Sale 5438

    The Sunday Sale

    30 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 165

    A LOUIS XVI BEECH BERGERE

    BY JEAN FRANCOIS MARCOUL LANGON, LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XVI BEECH BERGERE
    By Jean Francois Marcoul Langon, late 18th century
    The arched back with foliate carved crest to the toprail above padded back arms and seat upholstered in pale green velvet, with a squab cushion, on floral paterae-headed tapering fluted legs, stamped 'J F M Langon' and flanked by stamped monogram to either side on the underside of the front rail, and further stamped 'D' to the underside of each side rail, formerly painted with some decoration extant


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    Jean-Francois Marcoul Langon was made master joiner on the 24th May 1769.

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    The Lady Juliet Duff Collection.
    Michael Renshaw, Esq.