• The Collection of a Lady - Mag auction at Christies

    Sale 7827

    The Collection of a Lady - Magnificent French Furniture, Savonnerie, Sèvres Porcelain, Silver and Chinese Works of Art

    10 December 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 501

    A PAIR OF FRENCH GREY AND GREEN-PAINTED CHAISES

    ONE LOUIS XVI AND BY PIERRE REMY, CIRCA 1780, THE OTHER PROBABLY SUPPLIED BY MAISON JANSEN, CIRCA 1960

    Price Realised  

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH GREY AND GREEN-PAINTED CHAISES
    ONE LOUIS XVI AND BY PIERRE REMY, CIRCA 1780, THE OTHER PROBABLY SUPPLIED BY MAISON JANSEN, CIRCA 1960
    Carved overall with bands of beads and foliage, the rectangular backs with oval padded centre above a bowed seat upholstered in foliate blue and polychrome silk, on turned tapering fluted legs, the Louis XVI chair stamped 'JN' and 'P. REMY', re-decorated
    31 in. (79 cm.) high (2)


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    Pierre Rémy, maître in 1750.

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