A CARVED GILTWOOD BERGÈRE, LOUIS XVI, BY GEORGE JACOB, CIRCA 1780 | BERGÈRE EN BOIS SCULPTÉ ET DORÉ D'ÉPOQUE LOUIS XVI, VERS 1780, PAR GEORGES JACOB
A CARVED GILTWOOD BERGÈRE, LOUIS XVI, BY GEORGE JACOB, CIRCA 1780 | BERGÈRE EN BOIS SCULPTÉ ET DORÉ D'ÉPOQUE LOUIS XVI, VERS 1780, PAR GEORGES JACOB
A CARVED GILTWOOD BERGÈRE, LOUIS XVI, BY GEORGE JACOB, CIRCA 1780 | BERGÈRE EN BOIS SCULPTÉ ET DORÉ D'ÉPOQUE LOUIS XVI, VERS 1780, PAR GEORGES JACOB
A CARVED GILTWOOD BERGÈRE, LOUIS XVI, BY GEORGE JACOB, CIRCA 1780 | BERGÈRE EN BOIS SCULPTÉ ET DORÉ D'ÉPOQUE LOUIS XVI, VERS 1780, PAR GEORGES JACOB
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A CARVED GILTWOOD BERGÈRE, LOUIS XVI, BY GEORGE JACOB, CIRCA 1780 | BERGÈRE EN BOIS SCULPTÉ ET DORÉ D'ÉPOQUE LOUIS XVI, VERS 1780, PAR GEORGES JACOB

Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 EUR

A CARVED GILTWOOD BERGÈRE, LOUIS XVI, BY GEORGE JACOB, CIRCA 1780 | BERGÈRE EN BOIS SCULPTÉ ET DORÉ D'ÉPOQUE LOUIS XVI, VERS 1780, PAR GEORGES JACOB

Estimate: 8,000 - 12,000 EUR

Lot sold:10,000EUR

Description

A CARVED GILTWOOD BERGÈRE, LOUIS XVI, BY GEORGE JACOB, CIRCA 1780


the rounded backrail with carved entrelac, the padded armrests ending in scrolls, on carved supports with acanthus leaves and piastres, the carved seat rail with ribbon-tied laurel motif, on tapered fluted legs; stamped G. IACOB


Haut. 101 cm, larg. 60 cm ; height 39¾ in; width 23⅓ in


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BERGÈRE EN BOIS SCULPTÉ ET DORÉ D'ÉPOQUE LOUIS XVI, VERS 1780, PAR GEORGES JACOB


à dossier plat arrondi dans le haut sculpté de ruban tournant et d'entrelacs, les supports d'accotoir ornés de piastres, la ceinture à motif de laurier rubanné, les pieds fuselés à cannelures ; estampillée G. IACOB

Condition Report

Large model by one of the most famous menuisier active under Louis XVI reign. Structure is solid. Attractive shape and carving. It has been regilt but it is not too bright as has been worn in places. Minor chips to the gilding. Upholstery in good condition.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

Provenance

The Bemberg Family, Paris;

Sotheby's, Monaco, Bel Ameublement, 22nd June, 1991, Lot 528.


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Collection Bemberg, Paris

Vente Sotheby's, Monaco, le 22 juin 1991, lot 528


A CARVED GILTWOOD BERGÈRE, LOUIS XVI, BY GEORGE JACOB, CIRCA 1780 | BERGÈRE EN BOIS SCULPTÉ ET DORÉ D'ÉPOQUE LOUIS XVI, VERS 1780, PAR GEORGES JACOB
A CARVED GILTWOOD BERGÈRE, LOUIS XVI, BY GEORGE JACOB, CIRCA 1780 | BERGÈRE EN BOIS SCULPTÉ ET DORÉ D'ÉPOQUE LOUIS XVI, VERS 1780, PAR GEORGES JACOB
Lot Closed