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Pair of Louis XVI-style Giltwood Fauteuils

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
683
Sold for:
$861$700

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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 Giltwood Fauteuils, France, late 19th/early 20th century, with carved arched crest rail, open padded arms, resting on fluting and tapered feet, covered with red and cream Aubusson fabric, ht. 38 3/8, wd. 25 1/2, dp. 21 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

Each with numerous areas of scattered gilt loss; one arm needing reattaching to the back frame. Fabric showing age though 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.

Keywords

Louis XVI, Aubusson, Chairs, Fauteuil, Louis XVI of France, France

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