8 January 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,000
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
A FRENCH CAST-IRON SEAT
POSSIBLY CAST BY VAL D' OSNE, SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY
In the Gothic Revival style, some restorations
36¼in. (92cm.) wide
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The original design for this seat is illustrated in the 1858 Barbezat & Cie Fonderies du Val D'Osne catalogue, under 'Bancs de Jardin', plate 251.
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