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A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI STYLE GRAY-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT TABOURETS

SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI STYLE GRAY-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT TABOURETS

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI STYLE GRAY-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT TABOURETS

SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI STYLE GRAY-PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT TABOURETS


each with a rectangular upholstered seat on scrolled X-form supports carved with husks, the scrolled feet joined by stretchers

height 17 1/4 in.; width 15 3/4 in.; depth 20 in.

44 cm; 40 cm; 51 cm

Both with scattered chips, losses to carving and gilt and painted surfaces revealing bare wood in areas as to be expected with age. Some shrinkage and separation to joints on both. Both with repairs to central medallions, and several small repairs and areas of restoration throughout. Please note these have not been examined underneath the upholstery. Green velvet upholstery in overall good condition with the usual expected wear. Sturdy, attractive model, ready to place.


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.

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