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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 38

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED MARQUISES

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED MARQUISES
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Each with rectangular back, padded arms and seat with a cushion covered in cherry-red leather, the arms with scroll terminals, above stop-fluted baluster arm-supports, on rosette-headed turned tapering and fluted legs
    Each: 31¾ in. (81 cm.) high; 43¾ in. (111 cm.) wide; 24 in. (61 cm.) deep (2)


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    Provenance

    Christie's, Monaco, 2 July 1993, lot 113.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN