22 juin 2009

A pair of Louis XVI gilt wood bergères à la turque by Georges Jacob, circa 1777

A pair of Louis XVI gilt wood bergères à la turque by Georges Jacob, circa 1777 Each with outscrolled rectangular padded back, outscrolled armrests and seat covered in ivory floral and crimson silk damask, the toprail and arms terminating in paterae, the fluted arm supports carved with acanthus on turned tapering fluted legs headed by paterae, stamped 'G.IACOB', re-gilt. 31¼ in. (79.5 cm.) high; 28 cm. (71 cm.) wide; 22¼ in. (56.5 cm.) deep (2). Estimate£40,000 - £60,000 - Price Realized £43,250 Provenance : Anonymous sale,... [Lire la suite]