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A SET OF EIGHTEEN LOUIS XV STYLE GRAY- AND BLUE- PAINTED DINING CHAIRS

Reserves

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

A SET OF EIGHTEEN LOUIS XV STYLE GRAY- AND BLUE- PAINTED DINING CHAIRS

A SET OF EIGHTEEN LOUIS XV STYLE GRAY- AND BLUE- PAINTED DINING CHAIRS

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Lot sold:

9,450

USD

SOLD WITHOUT RESERVE

A SET OF EIGHTEEN LOUIS XV STYLE GRAY- AND BLUE- PAINTED DINING CHAIRS


each with cartouche-shaped caned back, the padded seat covered in blue and silvered pattern silk

height 36 1/2 in.; width 19 1/4 in.; depth 21 in.

93 cm; 49 cm; 53 cm

Structurally sound and ready to use. All chairs with minor chips, flakes, and small losses to painted and carved surface decoration throughout commensurate with age and use. Each with general overall marks, nicks, surface scratches, old inactive wormholes, and a few with old repairs. Caned backs on a few chairs with minor losses to painted surface decoration, two with small breaks to caning (one in proper right upper corner, the other in proper left upper corner), otherwise all are in generally good appearance. The upholstery with general wear, fading, and stains. Ready to use as is, but overall appearance could benefit from re-upholstery if so desired.


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.