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    Sale 7611

    Furniture, Sculpture and Carpets

    11 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 198

    A SET OF FOUR EMPIRE MAHOGANY FAUTEUILS

    EARLY 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY NORTH EUROPEAN

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF FOUR EMPIRE MAHOGANY FAUTEUILS
    EARLY 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY NORTH EUROPEAN
    Each with an outscrolled rectangular back, padded arms and seat covered in black calico, the cresting centred by a rosette flanked by laurel trails, above conformingly-carved arm-supports with rosettes terminals, and a curved seat centred by a laurel garland, on winged lion monopodiae supports carved with stylised anthemions, differences to construction of seatrail
    37 in. (94 cm.) hig; 22 in. (56 cm.) wide; 27½ in. (70 cm.) deep (4)


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    Provenance

    By repute removed from the Hermitage at Klampenborg, Copenhagen.