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    Sale 7608

    Important European Furniture and Sculpture

    10 July 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 95

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Each with rectangular back, padded armrests and seat covered in white calico, the back carved with rope-twist and beaded motifs flanked by detached columnar and fluted uprights, the acanthus-wrapped shaped arm supports above a bow-fronted seat rail carved with stiff leaf, on turned tapering and fluted legs
    39 in. (99 cm.) high; 27½ in. (70 cm.) wide; 26¾ in. (68 cm.) deep (2)


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