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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 415

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS

    CIRCA 1770, BY CLAUDE CHEVIGNY

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    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS
    CIRCA 1770, BY CLAUDE CHEVIGNY
    Each with rectangular padded back, seat and arms upholstered in brown striped silk velvet, the the back carved with stiff-leaves, the scrolled arms with paneled acanthus-carved terminals, one with label '2881', the upholstery distressed, one stamped 'C.CHEVIGNY'


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    Claude Chevigny maitre in 1768

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