• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 213

    A SET OF SIX LOUIS XVI CREAM-PAINTED FAUTEUILS

    BY JACQUES LECHARTIER, LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF SIX LOUIS XVI CREAM-PAINTED FAUTEUILS
    BY JACQUES LECHARTIER, LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Each with an arched rectangular chanelled back with pinecone finials, padded arms and curved seat covered in green velvet, on stop-fluted tapering legs headed by floral paterae and terminating in toupie feet, each stamped 'J. LECHARTIER', with an old paper label inscribed 'F.D.', the feet tipped
    35¾ in. (91 cm.) high; 22¼ in. (56.5 cm.) wide; 19½ in. (49.5 cm.) deep (6)


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    Jacques Lechartier, maître in 1773.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY