• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 2203

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe Including Carpets from The Corcoran Gallery of Art

    24 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 381

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN WHITE AND BLUE-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT SETTEES

    LOMBARDY, CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN WHITE AND BLUE-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT SETTEES
    LOMBARDY, CIRCA 1800
    With dolphin arm terminals, redecorated, central front and back legs of one settee probably repositioned
    59¾ in. (82 cm.) wide (2)


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    A similar settee in the Palazzo Reale, Milan, is illustrated in C. Alberici, Il Mobile Lombardo, Milan, 1969, p. 242, 257.

    Provenance

    Acquired from The Chinese Porcelain Company, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR (LOT 381)