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Lot 0172
Group of ten (10) Continental chairs including a set of eight (8) dining chairs. 1st group: Set eight Italian paint decorated dining side chairs, each carved and decorated overall in polychrome celadon green body and gold outline with padded cream and taupe striped silk upholstered backs and seats, balloon-shaped backs and shaped seats with gilt carved cartouche center seat rail, cabriole legs and scroll feet, Italian, late 19th century/early 20th century. 37 1/2" H at back x 17 3/4" seat ht x 18 1/2" W x 17 1/2" D. 2nd group: Two (2)Louis XV style silk upholstered open armchairs, carved mixed woods frames, one with rounded back, straight fluted legs and loose seat cushion (37 1/4" H x 25" W x 23" D), other with shaped back, cabriole legs with scroll feet and fitted seat (35 3/4" H x 27 1/2" W x 20 1/2" D). Likely French, late 19th/early 20th century. Provenance: The Estate of Judith E. Crosland, Knoxville, TN. (Additional high-resolution photos are available at www.caseantiques.com.)

Condition

1st group: Overall good condition. Abrasions to scroll legs and scattered nicks to paint decoration. Some side rails loose. Some light staining to fabric. 2nd group: Overall good condition with some light staining to fabric, repairs to legs and one arm loose on each chair.

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