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    Sale 7571

    Art of the Islamic and Indian Worlds

    8 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 177

    A PAIR OF MOROCCAN PAINTED WOOD CHAIRS

    MOROCCO, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF MOROCCAN PAINTED WOOD CHAIRS
    MOROCCO, 19TH CENTURY
    Each chair with arched back containing two further trefoil arches towards the base, the arms of mashribiyya panels, each side of the base with two open arches, carved and painted with various geometric motifs including a large strapwork star on the backrest, behind yellow and green floral motifs on red ground
    Each 49 7/8in. (126.8cm.) high (2)


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