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A SET OF LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED SEAT FURNITURE

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Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000
ca. US$10,276 - US$15,414
Price realised:  £21,250
ca. US$27,295
Lot number 24, Views: 20

A SET OF LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED SEAT FURNITURE BY GEORGES JACOB, LATE 18TH CENTURY Comprising two fauteuils and two chaises : the fauteuils with backrails carved with stiff leaves and beading, with scrolling arms carved with acanthus, on fluted baluster supports above mille raies panels, the shaped seat rail carved conformingly, on tapering fluted legs headed by rosettes, on toupie feet; the chaises carved en suite , upholstered in pale blue silk with white braid, both fauteuils stamped 'G.JACOB' The fauteuils - 35 ½ in. (90 cm.) high; 23 ¾ in. (60.5 cm.) wide; 19 5/8 in. (50 cm.) deep The chaises - 34 in. (86.5 cm) high; 18 in. (45.5 cm.) wide; 17 in. (43 cm.) deep Provenance Possibly part of the extensive suites of seat-furniture supplied circa 1785-90 to the Garde-meuble de la Couronne for either château de St. Cloud or château de Compiègne.

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: The Collector: European and English Furniture, Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures & Works of Art
Date of the auction: 13 Nov 2019
Address: Christie's
London