25 November 2003
A RESTAURATION ORMOLU-MOUNTED MAHOGANY FAUTEUIL DE BUREAU
Second Quarter 19th Century, later mounted
With a curved back and scrolling arms with eagles, over a padded loose cushion seat covered in red and white-striped silk above Egyptian figural-headed cabriole legs ending in paw feet, the underside with impressed number 673 and 3 in ink, together with an Empire style ormolu-mounted mahogany fauteuil de bureau (2)
By repute, Collection of Prince Napoleon, Villa Impériale, Prangins near Nyon.
Baron Roland de Fourcade, sold Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 1951.
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, 1 November 1956, lot 366.
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