• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 5899

    Christie's Interiors

    13 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 148

    TWO LOUIS XVI WHITE-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT FAUTEUILS

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    TWO LOUIS XVI WHITE-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT FAUTEUILS
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    One with rectangular padded back, arms and seat covered in green cotton, on circular tapering legs headed by paterae; the other with oval padded back, arms and seat covered in green cotton, with fluted arms and front rail on fluted square tapering legs, both re-decorated
    The rectangular back: 25 in. (89 cm.) high; 23¾ in. (60.5 cm.) wide; 22½ in. (57 cm.) deep
    The oval back: 36 in. (91.5 cm.) high; 24 in. (61 cm.) wide; 20 in. (51 cm.) deep (2)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage