14 October 2020
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD BERGERES
BY MICHEL GOURDIN, CIRCA 1745, THE UPHOLSTERY SUPPLIED BY HENRI SAMUEL
Each arched back and serpentine seat with floral spray cresting, each stamped M. GOURDIN twice, with red-painted Wrightsman inventory numbers 38A or B
Acquired from Rosenberg and Stiebel, New York, 1956.
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F.J.B. Watson, The Wrightsman Collection, vol. I, Greenwich, 1966, p. 30, no. 22 A,B.
Michel Gourdin, maître in 1752.
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