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A Matched Set of Twelve Louis XVI Giltwood Dining Chairs, The Four Armchairs Circa 1780, the Eight Side Chairs of a Later Date

Property from a Coral Gables Collection

A Matched Set of Twelve Louis XVI Giltwood Dining Chairs, The Four Armchairs Circa 1780, the Eight Side Chairs of a Later Date

A Matched Set of Twelve Louis XVI Giltwood Dining Chairs, The Four Armchairs Circa 1780, the Eight Side Chairs of a Later Date

Property from a Coral Gables Collection


A Matched Set of Twelve Louis XVI Giltwood Dining Chairs, The Four Armchairs Circa 1780, the Eight Side Chairs of a Later Date


height 35 ¾ in.; width 22 ¾ in.; depth 19 ¾ in.

90.8 cm; 57.8 cm; 50.2 cm

Overall sturdy and ready to use. With the expected scattered chips, flakes, and losses to carving and gilt surfaces revealing gesso, bole, and bare wood in areas. Armchairs probably re-railed. A few with signs of old repairs. Some shrinkage and minor separation at joints. The upholstery in overall good condition with the usual minor wear and light stains.


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The Collection of Tamara Guilden, sold Sotheby's New York, 27 October 2001, lot 182
Sotheby's New York, 3 October 2006, lot 394