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Pair of Louis XVI-style Parcel-giltwood Armchairs

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
638
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Louis XVI-style Parcel-giltwood Armchairs, France, 19th century, each with a rounded covered upholstered back and carved frame, with a crest rail of rosette and foliate swags, padded arms, bowfront seat with loose cushion, supported by garland-collared tapered legs, covered in cream damask fabric, ht. 41 1/4, wd. 26 3/8, dp. 25 in.
Estimate $500-700

In good overall condition with scattered minor nicks, abrasions to finish along edge of frame. Upholstery in good overall condition with only minor wear.


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.

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Louis XVI, Chair, France

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