• The Ismail Merchant Collection auction at Christies

    Sale 5980

    The Ismail Merchant Collection

    7 October 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 147

    A PAIR OF CHARLES X BIRD'S-EYE MAPLE BANQUETTES

    CIRCA 1830

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF CHARLES X BIRD'S-EYE MAPLE BANQUETTES
    CIRCA 1830
    Each covered with black cotton simulating horsehair, with padded ends and cushions, the bolection-moulded frieze with scrolled feet and later recessed brown porcelain castors
    Each: 81½ in. (207 cm.) wide overall; 29 in. (74 cm.) deep (2)


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