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    Sale 7746

    PARISIAN TASTE IN LONDON: A PRIVATE COLLECTION AND FURNITURE

    10 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 295

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT, BLUE AND WHITE-PAINTED SOFAS

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT, BLUE AND WHITE-PAINTED SOFAS
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Each with rectangular back, sides, seats and squab cushions covered in buttoned yellow silk damask, with curved sides, on turned tapering stop-fluted legs headed by rosettes and terminating in toupie feet
    37 in. (94 cm.) high; 71 in. (180 cm.) wide; 27 in. (69 cm.) deep


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that there are minor differences in detail and that one sofa may be slightly later in date. Additional provenance should read Christie's, London 24th February 2009 lot 312 where acquired by the present owner.