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Six Louis XVI-style Giltwood Dining Chairs

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
672
Sold for:
$2,337$1,900

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

Description:

Six Louis XVI-style Giltwood Dining Chairs, France, 20th century, each with overall carving, finial ears, tombstone-shaped covered back, and shield-shaped seat with beaded frieze, supported on tapered and channeled legs, each covered in gold and cream Aubusson fabric, two armchairs, ht. 39, wd. 26, dp. 22, four side chairs, ht. 36 3/4, wd. 21, dp. 18 1/2 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Age typical wear and abrasions to gilding. Fabric showing age and slightly varying in tone from one chair to another although all are overall intact.


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, Table, France

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