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    Sale 12195

    Living With Art

    14 - 15 June 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 499

    A SET OF TEN LOUIS XVI WHITE-PAINTED DINING CHAIRS

    POSSIBLY SOUTH EUROPEAN, CIRCA 1780

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    A SET OF TEN LOUIS XVI WHITE-PAINTED DINING CHAIRS
    POSSIBLY SOUTH EUROPEAN, CIRCA 1780
    Comprising two armchairs and eight side chairs, with an arched guilloche frame above a beaded seat-rail, on tapering fluted legs, three chairs upholstered and seven chairs not upholstered, frames redecorated


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    Provenance

    The Earl and Countess of Haddington, Tyninghame House, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland
    Sotheby's House Sale; Tyninghame House, 28-29 September 1987, lot 107 (a set of fourteen chairs including four further armchairs)