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    Sale 5900

    Christie's Interiors

    27 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 158

    A PAIR OF FRENCH WALNUT FAUTEUILS

    BY GAUCHAT, OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF FRENCH WALNUT FAUTEUILS
    BY GAUCHAT, OF LOUIS XVI STYLE, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Each with padded back, seat and arms covered in pink and blue berry patterned silk, one stamped 'GAUCHAT'
    34 in. (86.5 cm.) high; 26 in. (66 cm.) wide; 20 in. (51 cm.) deep (2)


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    Gauchat is recorded at 27, rue de Charenton, from 1822-1827 (D. Ledoux-Lebard, Les Ebenistes du XIV Ciecle, 1989, p. 218).

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