21 - 22 October 2010
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD BERGERES
BY JEAN-BAPTISTE CRESSON, CIRCA 1745
Each with scalloped arched incurved crest centered by a floral spray, the curved sides, padded back and loose cushion seat covered in beige and polychrome silk, with floral carved seatrail, on cabriole ending in foliate toes, with partial printed shipping label to one LAVANCHY S.A...., stamped inside front rail (2)
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 9 December 1982, lot 40.
Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Groves; Christie's, New York, 15 October 1988, lot 109.
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 12 November 1999, lot 296.
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