A Venetian late 18th century leather, gilt and green-ground painted carved wood sedan chair
Lot 71
An Italian late 18th century leather, gilt and green-ground painted carved wood neoclassical sedan chair probably Sicily, the paint work retouched later
£2,000 - 3,000
US$ 3,400 - 5,000
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Lot Details
An Italian late 18th century leather, gilt and green-ground painted carved wood neoclassical sedan chair
probably Sicily, the paint work retouched later
the domed canopy with scrolling acanthus finial with a laurel wreath and a branch of grapes, above part glazed sash door and sides, enclosing a cream damask interior, the front panel, sides and back painted with ribbon-tied floral bouquets within a ribbon border, each corner carved to the centre with scrolling acanthus leaves, laurel wreath and a branch of grapes surmounted by a wheat sheath with, on scrolling foliate feet, adapted as a drinks cabinet and vitrine, 86cm wide, 99cm deep, 172cm high (33.5" wide, 38.5" deep, 67.5" high).

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