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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 199

    A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY CANAPES

    CIRCA 1830

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF RESTAURATION ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY CANAPES
    CIRCA 1830
    Each with a rectangular padded back, arms, sides and seat covered in blue and white striped cotton and light brown silk-velvet, respectively, with reeded arms and foliate-cast turned column supports with ball finials, on ball feet
    38¾ in. (98.5 cm.) high; 59¼ in. (150.5 cm.) wide; 24½ in. (62 cm.) deep (2)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christies, London, 15 December 1994, lot 393 (£13,800 including premium).