28 - 29 October 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 7,000 - GBP 10,000
A LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD FAUTEUIL
Upholstered in light blue silk velvet, the shaped arms with scroll terminals and acanthus-wrapped supports on stop-fluted legs headed by floral paterae and terminating in leaf-carved feet, with traces of an ink stamp and with paper label 'Jean Seligman & Cie, Paris' numbered in ink '9049', carved to the reverse
40½ in. (103 cm.) high; 29 in. (74 cm.) wide
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