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SET OF SIX LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS
SET OF SIX LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS

CIRCA 1780, ATTRIBUTED TO AUGUSTIN FORSCHMANN

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SET OF SIX LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS
CIRCA 1780, ATTRIBUTED TO AUGUSTIN FORSCHMANN
Each with a carved crest of a ribbon-tied sheaf of wheat above carved trailing bellflowers and floral-carved down-scrolled arms, on a shaped gadroon and leaf-carved seat rail and leaf-carved tapering fluted legs, covered in floral-patterned light gray silk and some fauteuils marked in black chalk '2', '3', '4', '5'
36½ in. (93 cm.) high, 20 in. (51 cm.) height of seat, 19 in. (48 cm.) depth of seat, 23 in. (58.5 cm.) wide (6)
Provenance
Comte Henri de Beaumont, Rome

Lot Essay

Augustin Forschmann, called Ferchemenn, mâitre in 1773.

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