• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 52

    A PAIR OF FRENCH GILTWOOD BERGERES

    OF LOUIS XV STYLE, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH GILTWOOD BERGERES
    OF LOUIS XV STYLE, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Each with a shaped back, sides, padded arms, seat and squab cushion covered in pink floral material, the cresting and apron carved with shells, on cabriole legs headed by floral cartouches and terminating in scrolled feet
    39¾ in. (101 cm.) high; 28 in. (72 cm.) wide; 24¼ in. (61.5 cm.) deep (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN COLLECTOR (LOTS 35-52)