A set of four 19th century, Louis XV style, giltwood fauteuils en cabrioletretailed by Miles & Edwards, London
Lot 125
A set of four 19th century, Louis XV style, giltwood fauteuils en cabriolet
retailed by Miles & Edwards, London
Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,051) inc. premium

Lot Details
A set of four 19th century, Louis XV style, giltwood fauteuils en cabriolet
retailed by Miles & Edwards, London
each with a shield-shaped back, the padded armrests on scrolling supports and serpentine seat, on cabriole legs, each stamped to the underside Miles & Edwards, 134, Oxford St. London and numbered 1387, two also stamped JC, each covered with fake leopard skin upholstery(4)

Footnotes

  • Henry Miles and John Edwards were trading from 134 Oxford Street as furniture printers, upholsterers and cabinet makers from 1822 and 1844. See G. Beard and C. Gilbert, Dictionary of English Furniture Makers 1660-1840, London 1986, p.606.
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