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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 259

    A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN PARCEL-GILT AND GRAINED WOOD SIDE CHAIRS

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF AUSTRIAN PARCEL-GILT AND GRAINED WOOD SIDE CHAIRS
    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The frame channelled overall and upholstered in bold floral silk and wool tapestry, with paper label inscribed 579 and painted with numbers 156 and 4 and 5 respectively
    And a set of five Austrian parcel-gilt and grained fauteuils, third quarter 18th century, each with padded cartouche shaped back, and serpentine seat upholstered in floral silk and wool tapestry, with a paper label inscribed SCHLOSS STERNBERG Obj.-Nr. XIII Inv.-Nr. 521, the underside painted with numerals 156 and 1,2,2,3,6 (7)


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    Provenance

    Schloss Wilfersdorf, 1975.
    Vienna, 1992.