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Details & Cataloguing

The Vittorio & Caterina Di Capua Collection, Turin

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A pair of Italian Empire light-blue painted and parcel-gilt swan armchairs, early 19th century
each with rectangular back, armrests and seat upholstered in ivory and gold damask silk, the armrests in the shape of swans
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Provenance

Silverio Damiani, Rivoli, 23 April 2004

Catalogue Note

Related Literature:
M. Deschamps, Stile lmpero, New York, 1994, p. 96

For a closely related set of armchairs, see Christie's New York, 24 November 2009, lot 24. 

The Vittorio & Caterina Di Capua Collection, Turin

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London