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    Sale 2782

    LIECHTENSTEIN: Property from the Collection of the Princely House of Liechtenstein.

    1 April 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 118

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT WALNUT AND FIGURED WALNUT ARMCHAIRS

    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY, UPHOLSTERED IN VENETIAN 16TH CENTURY SILK VELVET

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN PARCEL-GILT WALNUT AND FIGURED WALNUT ARMCHAIRS
    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY, UPHOLSTERED IN VENETIAN 16TH CENTURY SILK VELVET
    The uprights surmounted by carved lion mask finials, the square legs joined by a table stretcher with scrolling apron centred by a coat of arms, inscribed in pencil FL470 (2)


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    Provenance

    With Stefano Bardini, Florence, acquired in 1897 by Prince Johannes II of Liechtenstein.
    Gartenpalais, Rossau, Vienna, 1897.
    Stadtpalais, Vienna, 1897.
    Alserbachpalais, Vienna, 2002.


    Literature

    W. Bode, Die italienischen Hausmöbel der Renaissance, Leipzig, 1902, p. 27, pl. 38.