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    Sale 7713

    Furniture & Clocks

    23 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 139

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD CHAISES A LA REINE

    BY ETIENNE MEUNIER, CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD CHAISES A LA REINE
    BY ETIENNE MEUNIER, CIRCA 1750
    Each with cartouche-shaped channelled back carved with scrolling foliage and flowerheads, with padded back and loose cushion, serpentine seat on cabriole legs and scrolling foliate feet, stamped 'E. MEVNIER', re-gilt
    37 in. (94 cm.) high; 22½ in. (57.5 cm.) wide; 18½ in. (47 cm.) deep (2)


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    Provenance

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