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    Sale 7713

    Furniture & Clocks

    23 April 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 53

    A SUITE OF FRENCH GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY SEAT-FURNITURE

    THE TAPESTRY LOUIS XVI, LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE FRAMES 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SUITE OF FRENCH GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY SEAT-FURNITURE
    THE TAPESTRY LOUIS XVI, LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE FRAMES 19TH CENTURY
    Comprising six fauteuils and a canapé, each with arched rectangular back, padded arms and bow-fronted seat covered in close-nailed tapestry centred to backs and seats with floral sprays within scrolling foliate and trailing husk borders, the leaf-tip and guilloche-carved frames, the arms with acanthus-wrapped supports above turned tapering and fluted legs terminating in toupie feet, three of the fauteuils pegged
    The fauteuils; 35¾ in. (91 cm.) high; 28¾ in. (60.5 cm.) wide; 21 in. (53.5 cm.) deep
    The canape; 38½ in. (98 cm.) high; 69 in. (175 cm.) wide; 28 in. (71 cm.) deep


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN