22 - 23 July 2014
PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE COLLECTION
This lot is offered without a reserve
A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED BERGERES,
BY JEAN AVISSE, CIRCA 1780,
stamped IAVISSE to the frontrail, redecorated
36½in. (92.7cm.) high, 23in. (58.4cm.) wide, 18in. (45.7cm.) deep (2)
Acquired from Frederick P. Victoria, New York, in 1986 (through Parish-Hadley).
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Jean Avisse maître in 1745.
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