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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 310

    A PAIR OF FRENCH BEECHWOOD BERGERES A OREILLES

    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF FRENCH BEECHWOOD BERGERES A OREILLES
    OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Each with an arched back, padded arms, seat and squab cushion covered in white calico, the curved arm supports with foliate-carved terminals, above a guilloche-carved seat centred by a foliate cartouche, on stop-fluted tapering legs with toupie feet, previously decorated
    38½ in. (98 cm.) high; 34 in. (86 cm.) wide; 30 in. (77 cm.) deep (2)


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    Provenance

    Sotheby & Co., Dropmore, Buckinghamshire, 18-20 March, 1969, lot 127.