7 October 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,250
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 8,000
A LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT SUITE OF SEAT FURNITURE
LATE 18TH CENTURY, PROBABLY GERMAN OR AUSTRIAN, TWO FAUTEUILS AND TWO SIDE CHAIRS OF A LATER DATE
Comprising a canape, four chaises and four fauteuils, each with a floral-carved cresting and foliate-headed tapering legs (9)
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This elegant suite was used in the 2006 film 'Marie Antoinette' directed by Sofia Coppola.
Le Goût Steinitz I; Christie's, New York, 19 October 2007, lot 66.
JAMES GRAFSTEIN, NEW YORK ANTIQUAIRE
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