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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 164

    A MATCHED SET OF EIGHT LOUIS XVI PARCEL-GILT AND CREAM-PAINTED SIDE CHAIRS

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A MATCHED SET OF EIGHT LOUIS XVI PARCEL-GILT AND CREAM-PAINTED SIDE CHAIRS
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Carved overall with piastres motifs, each with a medallion-shaped padded back and seat covered in cream and light green patterned velvet, the frieze conformingly-carved, on turned stop-fluted tapering legs, headed by rosettes and terminating in toupie feet, two chairs with minor differences to carved decoration
    35¾ in. (90.5 cm) high; 21 in. (53.5 cm.) wide; 18¾ in. (47.5 cm.) deep (8)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY