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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 368

    A LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY FOOT STOOL

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY FOOT STOOL
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The back, sides and seat covered in tapestry depicting animals within floral borders, the stiff-leaf cresting flanked by reeded finials, the chanelled arms with rosette terminals, on turned, tapering and fluted legs, stamped 'DELORME' and branded with a fleur-de-lys, variously inscribed and numbered in pencil, the stamp and fleur-de-lys spurious
    13¾ in. (35 cm.) high; 16 in. (41 cm.) wide; 13¾ in. (35 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Rue de la Faisanderie, Paris, until the late 1940's.
    Thence by descent.