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A SET OF SIX LOUIS XV GREY-PAINTED FAUTEUILS EN CABRIOLET
A SET OF SIX LOUIS XV GREY-PAINTED FAUTEUILS EN CABRIOLET

STAMPED N. HEURTAUT, CIRCA 1760

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A SET OF SIX LOUIS XV GREY-PAINTED FAUTEUILS EN CABRIOLET
Stamped N. Heurtaut, circa 1760
Each with molded crestrail centering a floral clasp above cartouche-form padded back, armrests and serpentine seat covered in pale green floral cut-velvet, over similarly carved seatrail, on flower-headed molded cabriole legs, redecorated (6)
Provenance
Anonymous sale, Htel Drouot, Paris, 4 June 1948, lot 49. (A family tradition maintained that this set had belonged to Madame du Barry).
Anonymous sale, in these Rooms, 21 May 1997, lot 607

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Nicolas Heurtaut, matre in 1753
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