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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 124

    A REGENCY PARCEL-GILT AND WHITE-PAINTED LIT EN BATEAU

    CIRCA 1807-08, ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL & HUGHES

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCY PARCEL-GILT AND WHITE-PAINTED LIT EN BATEAU
    CIRCA 1807-08, ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL & HUGHES
    The scrolled head and footboard covered in white calico, flanked by rams' heads, the moulded front rail carved with rope-twist, on lion monopodia, with box spring and mattress, the back and side rails partially replaced, with later castors
    42 in. (107 cm.) high, overall; 96 in. (244 cm.) wide; 66 in. (167.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Christie's house sale, 'The Property from Two Ducal Collections at Woburn Abbey, Bedfordshire', 20-21 September 2004, lot 223.