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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 492

    AN ANGLO-DUTCH WALNUT HIGHBACK ARMCHAIR

    CIRCA 1700, THE SPLAT LATER

    Price Realised  

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    AN ANGLO-DUTCH WALNUT HIGHBACK ARMCHAIR
    CIRCA 1700, THE SPLAT LATER
    The pierced top carved with C-scrolls above a caned back flanked by turned pilasters, shaped outscrolling arms above a caned seat, on scrolling legs joined by a conforming stretcher
    And an English walnut sidechair, circa 1700, with caned highback and seat, flanked by pilasters, on scrolling legs joined by stretchers (2)


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    An armchair of comparable design is illustrated in H. Huth, Lacquer of the west, Chicago 1971, plate 172/173.

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