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    Sale 7608

    Important European Furniture and Sculpture

    10 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 37

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STAINED BEECHWOOD BERGERES

    MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XV STAINED BEECHWOOD BERGERES
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    Each with an arched rectangular back, arms, seat and squab cushion covered in irridescent blue silk damask, the foliate-wrapped scalloped cresting and seatrail centred by cartouches of floral sprays, above rockwork-carved pierced arm supports with shell-carved terminals, the foliate-carved cabriole legs headed by flower heads and terminating in scroll feet
    43¼ in. (110 cm.) high; 32¼ in. (82 cm.) wide; 28¼ in. (72 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY