10 September 2009,
Price realised GBP 3,000
GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A LOUIS XVI GILTWOOD AND AUBUSSON TAPESTRY FOOT STOOL
LATE 18TH CENTURY
The back, sides and seat covered in tapestry depicting animals within floral borders, the stiff-leaf cresting flanked by reeded finials, the chanelled arms with rosette terminals, on turned, tapering and fluted legs, stamped 'DELORME' and branded with a fleur-de-lys, variously inscribed and numbered in pencil, the stamp and fleur-de-lys spurious
13¾ in. (35 cm.) high; 16 in. (41 cm.) wide; 13¾ in. (35 cm.) deep
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Rue de la Faisanderie, Paris, until the late 1940's.
Thence by descent.
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