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An Empire white-painted and parcel-gilt bergère, after a design by Percier and Fontaine
circa 1810
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 USD
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157
An Empire white-painted and parcel-gilt bergère, after a design by Percier and Fontaine
circa 1810
Estimate
15,00020,000
LOT SOLD. 35,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Important French Furniture, Ceramics and Carpets including Property from the Estate of Mrs. Robert Lehman

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An Empire white-painted and parcel-gilt bergère, after a design by Percier and Fontaine
circa 1810
height 42 1/2 in.; width 25 in.; depth 21 in.
108 cm; 63.5 cm; 53.5 cm
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Catalogue Note

The design for this bergère is taken from C. Percier and P. F. L. Fontaine's Receuil de décoration intérieures, published in Paris in 1827. Plate 39 no. 2 illustrates a bergère of exactly this form and most of the carved elements: this was made for Monsieur L. In Paris.    

Important French Furniture, Ceramics and Carpets including Property from the Estate of Mrs. Robert Lehman

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New York