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Pair of Directoire-Style Polychrome Fauteuils

Lot 0044
Pair of Directoire-Style Argente and Polychrome Fauteuils

early 20th century, each with a paneled back and stiles adorned with floral rosettes, shells and foliage, columnar arms on lotus-carved and paneled supports, a bowed seat rail and turned legs, upholstered in deep green cut velvet.
h. 36-1/2"


In overall very good condition. Each chair exhibits losses and wear to the leaf, gesso and polychromy, most notably about the perimeter edges, minor shrinkage and normal indications of age and use. Each chair is tight and sturdy with no movement exhibited in the legs, arms or back. The upholstery is in serviceable condition and remains very attractive. It exhibits some wear and a few scattered blemishes/stains.

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Pair of Directoire-Style Polychrome Fauteuils

Estimate $1,000 - $1,500May 18, 2019