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    Sale 2172

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Tapestries and Oriental Carpets

    9 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 188

    A SUITE OF NORTH ITALIAN CREAM-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT SEAT FURNITURE

    CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    A SUITE OF NORTH ITALIAN CREAM-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT SEAT FURNITURE
    CIRCA 1800
    Each with a crestrail carved with a spread-winged eagle above a padded back and slatted sides covered in yellow polychrome silk brocade
    The settee 68½ in. (174 cm.) long (7)


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    Provenance

    Gift of Doris Merrill MacGowan, 1992.