6 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price Realised GBP 4,750
A PAIR OF NORTH ITALIAN WALNUT OPEN ARMCHAIRS
SECOND HALF 18TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY PIEDMONT
Each upholstered in grey and copper floral silk damask, the arched foliate-carved top-rail above padded outswept arms, the seat-rail carved with swags, on square tapering legs with block feet (2)
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A set of ten matching armchairs sold Christie's New York, 21 May 2003, lot 283, $83,650 (inc. premium).
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