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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 415

    A REGENCY POLYCHROME-DECORATED AND EBONISED SOFA

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A REGENCY POLYCHROME-DECORATED AND EBONISED SOFA
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The scrolled toprail above a padded back, sides and seat covered in pale green velvet, the arms with spreading baluster supports, on ring-turned tapering legs with brass caps and castors, largely redecorated
    34¾ in. (88 cm.) high; 66¾ in. (169.5 cm.) wide; 23 in. (58.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Purchased from Mallett on 7 August 1959 by Sir Michael Sobell.
    Sir Michael Sobell (+); Christie's, London, 23 June 1994, lot 163.