25 March 1999,
Price realised GBP 3,220
GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI WHITE-PAINTED FAUTEUILS A LA REINE
By Jacques Lechartier
Each with a moulded oval shaped back, padded arms and bowed seat covered with cream and polychrome-striped floral damask, the channelled arm-supports on stop-fluted turned tapering legs headed by flowerheads and on toupie feet, redecorated, one leg spliced, one leg retipped, both fauteuils stamped 'J. LECHARTIER'
37 in. (94 cm.) high (2)
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Jacques Lechartier, matre in 1773.
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