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    Sale 2810

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    7 May 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 61

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI WALNUT BERGERES

    BY JEAN-BAPTISTE BOULARD, CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI WALNUT BERGERES
    BY JEAN-BAPTISTE BOULARD, CIRCA 1780
    Each with arched rectangular back, padded arms, sides, and squab cushion covered in beige cotton, the frame moulded overall, the arms with acanthus-wrapped and stop-fluted support above turned tapering and fluted legs headed by foliate paterea and terminating in turned feet (2)


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