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Pair of George II Red and Gilt-japanned Side Chairs

Auction:
3272B
Lot:
391
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3272B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 13, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of George II Red and Gilt-japanned Side Chairs, England, mid-18th century, japanning probably later, curved crest rails, vasiform splats with japanned depiction of Asian landscapes, designed for over-rail upholstery, squared legs and stretchers, ht. 38 1/2, seat ht. approx. 18 1/2, wd. 21, dp. 21 in.
Estimate $300-500

One with japanning cracked, lifting, and small sections detached. Scattered areas of surface lose.


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Keywords

United Kingdom, Art genres, Arts, Decorative arts, Japanning, Lacquerware, Paper art, Resins, Stretcher, Visual arts

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