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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 331

    A LOUIS XVI CREAM-PAINTED BANQUETTE

    CIRCA 1780

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A LOUIS XVI CREAM-PAINTED BANQUETTE
    CIRCA 1780
    The frame with floral cresting, upholstered in striped silk, on tapering fluted legs with peg feet, with spurious 'SENE' stamps
    38 in. (96.5 cm.) high, 51 ½ in. (130.8 cm.) wide, 14 ¾ in. (37.4 cm.) deep


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    This lot is offered without reserve.
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    Provenance

    By repute, Hubert de Givenchy.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE NEW YORK COLLECTOR