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Louis XV Beechwood Bergere

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
664
Sold for:
$461$375

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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, curved crest rail with rose and foliate carving, bowfront with loose cushion seat, later floral trellis upholstery, carved apron frieze, all resting on cabriole legs, ht. 37 in.
Estimate $500-700

Loss to rosette on crest rail, some wear to upholstery fabric overall, fabric underneat seat needs to secured. Wear to wood frame overall consistent with age and use with light abrasions.


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, Apron, Bergère, Cabriole leg, Chairs, Decorative arts, English furniture, Frieze, Furniture, Louis XV of France

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