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    Sale 5902

    Christie's Interiors

    17 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 256

    AN EARLY LOUIS XV BEECH AND CANED DUCHESSE

    CIRCA 1735-40

    Price Realised  

    AN EARLY LOUIS XV BEECH AND CANED DUCHESSE
    CIRCA 1735-40
    Carved throughout with foliage and rockwork, with green striped and embroidered cushions
    78½ in. (98 cm.) high; 28½ in. (73 cm.) wide; 70½ in. (179 cm.) long


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    Provenance

    Acquired from Evgret von Bary, Munich.