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    Sale 2090

    European Furniture, Sculpture, Works Of Art, Tapestries And Carpets

    22 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 73

    A SET OF SIX DUTCH WALNUT, ASH AND FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY DINING CHAIRS

    19TH CENTURY

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    Estimate

    A SET OF SIX DUTCH WALNUT, ASH AND FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY DINING CHAIRS
    19TH CENTURY
    In the Rococo style, each with arched crestrail and solid vasi-form splat inlaid with a putto, a bird and a flowering urn supported by addorsed fish, the serpentine slip seat covered in celadon diamond-woven silk, above a scalloped apron with scrolling floral vinery on cabriole legs ending in claw-and-ball feet, seat frames largely rerailed (6)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF MRS. BARBARA PIASECKA JOHNSON, THE PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT THE INSTITUTE FOR CHILD DEVELOPMENT IN GDANSK, POLAND
    (LOTS 61-74)