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    Sale 2105

    European Furniture, Works of Art, and Tapestries: Including Jansen: The Past Reimagined

    7 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 107

    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

    Price Realised  

    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.

    Provenance

    Le Goût Steinitz I; Christie's, New York, 19 October 2007, lot 66.


    Pre-Lot Text

    JAMES GRAFSTEIN, NEW YORK ANTIQUAIRE
    (LOTS 98-115)