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    Sale 1209

    Collection Yves Saint Laurent et Pierre Bergé

    23 - 25 February 2009, Paris

  • Lot 716

    PAIRE DE CANAPES D'EPOQUE ROCOCO

    ITALIE, MILIEU DU XVIIIEME SIECLE

    Price Realised  

    PAIRE DE CANAPES D'EPOQUE ROCOCO
    ITALIE, MILIEU DU XVIIIEME SIECLE
    En noyer mouluré et sculpté, le dossier mouvementé en arbalète, reposant sur huit pieds galbés moulurés réunis par une entretoise en H, garnis de lampas de soie mordoré à motif floral
    Hauteur : 89,5 cm. (35¼ in.), Largeur : 212 cm. (83½ in.), Profondeur : 74 cm. (29 in.) (2)


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    Provenance

    Galerie Perpitch, Paris.


    Literature

    BIBLIOGRAPHIE COMPARATIVE:
    G. Manni, Mille Mobili Emiliani. L'arredo domestico in Emilia-Romagna dal sec. XVI al sec. XIX, Modène, 1999, p. 231


    Post Lot Text

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN CARVED WALNUT SOFAS
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    Each with an arc-en-arbalète back, with shaped padded arms, the seat rail on eight cabriole legs joined by H-shaped stretchers, upholstered in floral-patterned bronze silk