A pair of Louis XVI??? carved giltwood  Fauteuils à la Reine
Lot 149
A pair of late 19th century carved giltwood Bergeres
Sold for £7,800 (US$ 12,737) inc. premium

Lot Details
A pair of late 19th century carved giltwood Bergeres
by Jeanselme Fils et Godin Et Cie, in the Louis XVI taste
upholstered in Aubusson tapestry depicting Aesop's Fable's and classical figures within borders of swagged drapery and floral garlands, the arched rectangular upholstered backs within guilloche carved frames, the downswept padded arms with scroll terminals and in-swept supports above guilloche carved aprons, on turned stop fluted legs and peg feet, indistinctly stamped to the underside of both chairs JEANSELME FILS ET GODIN ET CIE (2)

Footnotes

  • Jeanselme Fils et Godin et Cie are listed working within the short period of 1863-1871. The firm grew from the important Jeanselme family of ébénistes which flourished from 1824 through to 1930.
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