A French Régence giltwood armchair, circa 1720, covered with two Savonnerie moquettes after A.F. Desportes (1661-1743), early 18th century
the upholstery decorated with birds and a quiver ; (regilt, the upholstery of the back and of the seat associated) ; (the seat rail damaged)
Haut. 108 cm, larg. 73 cm ; height 42 1/2 in., width 28 3/4 in.
Former collection of the antique dealer John Partridge, London, then "An European Private Foundation Collection", Christie's New York 18th October 2002, lot 353