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    Sale 12035

    Christie's Interiors

    6 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 371

    A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN FRUITWOOD ARMCHAIRS

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF NORTH EUROPEAN FRUITWOOD ARMCHAIRS
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    The channelled rails carved with rosettes and upholstered with knotted leopard-print fabric, on fluted tapering legs
    32 ¾ in. (83 cm.) high; 27 in. (68.5 cm.) wide; 25 in. (63.5 cm.) deep


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    Cat LF

    Are these ITalian? They look similar to Baltic painted chairs we had the other day. What date? Late 19th/Early 20th? - hilled with SG, late 19th/early 20th century, North European, wood is difficult to ID--probably fruitwood, pos. a dull walnut

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    This Lot is transferred to an offsite warehouse ‘Cadogan Tate’ at the close of business on the day of the sale. We will give you 2 weeks free storage from the date of the sale and after that point charges apply. All other lots will be held at Christie''s South Kensington until 5pm the fifth Friday after the sale. It will then be transferred to Cadogan Tate.