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    Sale 2090

    European Furniture, Sculpture, Works Of Art, Tapestries And Carpets

    22 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 205

    A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN GREEN-PAINTED ARMCHAIRS

    POSSIBLY GENOA, MID-18TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN GREEN-PAINTED ARMCHAIRS
    POSSIBLY GENOA, MID-18TH CENTURY
    Each with a cartouche back and serpentine seat centered with a cartouche and upholstered á chassis in pale beige suede, on cabriole legs ending in scrolled toes, redecorated (2)


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    A related chair in the collection of the Art Institute of Chicago is illstrated in L. Canonero, Il Barocchetto Genovese, Milan, 1962, plate XIX.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
    (LOTS 179-219)