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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 133

    A PAIR OF RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT AND BRONZED MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIRS

    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF RUSSIAN PARCEL-GILT AND BRONZED MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIRS
    SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Each with a rectangular pierced splat centred by two opposing swans, the foliate-wrapped arm supports with scroll terminals, above a shaped seat covered in striped fabric, on foliate-headed splayed legs terminating in paw feet, each inscribed 'A', and further inscribed 'XV' and 'XVI' respectively to the underside
    39 in. (99 cm.) high; 24¼ in. (61.5 cm.) wide; 19¼ in. (49 cm.) deep (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A NOBLE FAMILY