22 April 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 18,750
Estimate USD 7,000 - USD 10,000
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.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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