29 - 30 November 2012
A SET OF SIXTEEN FRENCH GREEN-PAINTED AND CANED DINING CHAIRS
TWO BY GEORGES JACOB, CIRCA 1765, THE OTHERS OF A LATER DATE
Including four fauteuils and twelve side chairs, two stamped G.IACOB, one with an old paper label inscribed 890 in blue ink (16)
Comte and Comtesse André de Limur, Washington, D.C., acquired in the 1930's.
Comte and Comtesse Charles de Limur, San Francisco (by descent from the above, circa 1969).
By descent from the above to the present owners.
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