Lot 1214: A SET OF SIX ITALIAN CARVED GILTWOOD AND PAINTED ARMCHAIRS, VENETIAN, MID-18TH CENTURY, ONE OF A LATER DATE |
October 26, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
A highly decorative set of six. The drop-in seats and back cushions have been later upholstered. Each chair has later blocks to the seat rails which have secured them. The gilded and painted decoration has been retouched. With old marks and scratches commensurate with age and use.
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