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    Sale 2818

    European Noble and Private Collections

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 230

    AN DUTCH MAHOGANY METAMORPHIC WING-BACKED OPEN ARMCHAIR

    CIRCA 1750-1765

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN DUTCH MAHOGANY METAMORPHIC WING-BACKED OPEN ARMCHAIR
    Circa 1750-1765
    The hinged padded back and hinged seat with cushion covered in gros point upholstery, the waved toprail centred by a C-scrolled finial, with scroll arms and on cabriole legs, opening to become a daybed


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    A virtual similar slaap- of ziekenstoel is in the collection of Huis Twickel in Delden and illustrated in the exhibition catalogue Wonen in Arcadië. Het interieur van Nederlandse kastelen en buitenplaatsen, Noordbrabants Museum, 's-Hertogenbosch, 1998, p. 114, nr. 87.

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