London, South Kensington
17 February 2008
A FRENCH GILTWOOD CANAPE
In the Louis XVI style, early 20th century
The rectangular padded back with ribbon cresting above a padded seat covered in green floral damask, the padded arms with reeded an acanthus capped baluster supports, on tapering fluted legs headed by panelled flowerheads
72 in. (183 cm.) wide
The Long Gallery, Strawberry Hill, Twickenham.
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A. Chalcraft & J. Viscardi, Strawberry Hill: Horace Walpole's Gothic Castle, London, 2007, p.143.
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