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Louis XV Beechwood Bergere

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
638
Sold for:
$923$750

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XV Beechwood Bergere, France, mid-18th century, with balloon-shaped back with bowed seat, upholstered in blue velvet, resting on stop-fluted legs, label on underside marked "no. 916," ht. 36 in.
Estimate $500-700

Scattered minor worming, minor joint separation throughout, scattered nicks, abrasions, cracks throughout. Legs re-secured to seat rail, with small repairs to cracked corner, frame with few cracks (one extending to front, visible to front).


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

France, Balloon, Bergère, Chairs, Louis XV of France

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