11 - 12 December 2012
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A PAIR OF EGYPTIAN REVIVAL EBONIZED, TERRACOTTA-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS,
SECOND HALF 19TH CENTURY, PROBABLY ITALIAN
41in. (104cm.) high, 28in. (71cm.) wide (2)
The Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Saul P. Steinberg; Sotheby's, New York, 26 May 2000, lot 237.
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