10 May 2006
A PAIR OF LOUIS XV GILTWOOD FAUTEUILS A LA REINE
Each with cartouche-shaped upholstered back within conforming moulded frame centrally carved with twin flowerheads issuing C-scrolls and foliage, with padded voluted arms, padded seat and cushion covered in green cut-velvet, above a serpentine moulded seat-rail carved with flowerheads and foliage, on cabriole legs headed by a flowerhead, both with "Museo Nacional" printed label, one inscribed "312" and the other "313", one with another printed label inscribed "L'UMIGADO BARTHEL MUEBLES S.C.A. Cap. RAMON FRIERE 3065 T.E. 70-8573, struts replaced on both (2)
The Museo Nacional, Lima, Peru.
With French & Company, New York.
Anonymous sale, Christie's, New York, 24 May 2001, lot 128.
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The Museo Nacional de Lima, Peru
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