18 October 2002
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV BEECHWOOD BERGERES
Mid-18th century, stamped L DELANOIS
Each with cartouche-shaped padded back, arms, squab-cushion and bolster covered in yellow striped silk, the arched toprail and seat-rail centered by a floral spray, on cabriole legs headed by a flowerhead, feet tipped, restored cracks, later blocks, each back seat-rail stamped L. DELANOIS (2)
Sold by The Robert R Young Foundation from the Estate of Anita O'Keefe Young, Sotheby's New York, 10-12 October 1985, lot 671.
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