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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 165

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD AND NEEDLEWORK BERGERES

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD AND NEEDLEWORK BERGERES
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Each covered with floral petit-point needlework, decorated with floral sprays and bouquets within rope-twist medallions, the arched moulded back, cresting and apron carved with flowerheads and foliage, on stop-fluted tapering legs, headed by rosette paterae and terminating in toupie feet, areas of restoration and reweaving to the needlework, bearing the spurious stamp 'JACOB'
    Each: 38¼ in. (97 cm.) high (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 161-166)