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    Sale 2154

    Important English Furniture, Clocks and Ceramics

    7 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 189

    A PAIR OF FRENCH GREY-PAINTED CHILD'S FAUTEUILS EN CABRIOLET

    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH GREY-PAINTED CHILD'S FAUTEUILS EN CABRIOLET
    PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY
    Each oval-molded padded back flanked by curved padded arms with molded handrests above a serpentine-fronted seat with loose cushion, and molded apron flanked by rosette blocks on tapering stop-fluted legs terminating in toupie feet, each chair stamped to underside of back seatrail I. CHENEAUX (probably spurious) (2)


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    Literature

    R. Collison, 'The Shaughnessy Legacy', City and Country Home, November 1988, p. 103.