• 500 Years Decorative Arts Euro auction at Christies

    Sale 2305

    500 Years Decorative Arts Europe Including Oriental Carpets

    20 April 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 225

    A PAIR OF EMPIRE WHITE-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT MARQUISES

    CIRCA 1815

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF EMPIRE WHITE-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT MARQUISES
    CIRCA 1815
    Each with a floral-carved crest and seat rail and swan-carved arms, covered in multi-colored floral-embroidered silk, pegged construction, seat frames unexamined (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR (LOTS 220-229)


    Literature

    J. Gregory and M. Hales, New York Apartments: Private Views, New York, 2004, pg. 196.