SEATING

by Louis Bofferding

Baroq Chair 1

Italian 16th/17th century.  Late Renaissance chair, circa 1600.  Walnut.  H: 40 ¾” W: 21 ¼” D: 18 ¾” (seat height 17 ¾”).  Provenance: Pierre Le-Tan, Paris.  $8,000

Sofa 1

French 18th century.  Louis XV sofa, circa 1760.  Walnut, silk-satin upholstery.  Height 43 1/4″ length 73 1/4″ depth 33″  $20,000

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Italian (Venetian) 18th century.  Rococo armchair (bearing the emblem of the Knights Templar), circa 1750. Walnut, gilding, upholstered in cut silk-velvet. H: 49 ¼” W: 28 ½” D: 25 ½” $15,000

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French 18th century.  Louis XVI prie-dieu, circa 1780.  Gilt wood, upholstered in silk velvet.  H: 36 ½”.  $10,000

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English 18th century.  George III hall chair (bearing the arms of the Metcalf family, circa 1780.  Mahogany, painted coat of arms.  H: 39″.  Provenance: Pierre Le-Tan, Paris.  $7,500

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French 18th century.  Louis XVI chaise percée, circa 1785.  Walnut, caning.  H: 40″.  Provenance: Baron Max Fould-Springer, Palais abbatiale de Royaumont.  $9,000

Chairs 2

Italian 18th century.  Pair of armchairs, circa 1800.  Gilded and painted wood, caned, with silk cushions.  H: 34 ½“ back; 19“ seat incl. cushion W: “25 ½”.  Provenance:  Mr. & Mrs. Richard Norton, Chicago.  $15,000  [See FEATURED INVENTORY]

Armchairs 2

French 19th century.  Pair of Louis-Philippe chairs, circa 1840.  Rosewood, upholstered in felt.  H: 37”.  Provenance:  KK Auchincloss.  $15,000  [See FEATURED INVENTORY]

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French 19th century.  Napoleon III folding chair, circa 1860.  Giltwood, original cut-silk-velvet upholstery.  H: 30″.  $7,000

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Italian (Venetian) 20th century, made by Pauly et Cie.  Grotto chair, circa 1900.  Gilded and silvered wood, paint.  H: 35 ½”W: 23” D: 23”.  $15,000

Chinese Chairs 1

European or American 20th century.  Pair of Art Deco chinoiserie chairs, circa 1925.  Lacquered wood, carved & gilded decorations.  H: 37” D: 19” W: 17 ¾”.  $8,000  [See FEATURED INVENTORY]

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American 20th century, attributed to William Quigley (Chicago).  Pair of Georgian-style chairs, 1930s.  Mahogany, leather, brass.  H: 38 ½ ”.  $12,500  [See FEATURED INVENTORY]

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Italian 20th century, made by Figli Zuniga.  Pair of Chiavari chairs, 1950s.  Gold-decorated painted wood, caning.  H: 37 ½” Seat height: 18”.  $7,500  [See FEATURED INVENTORY]

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Jean-Pierre Hagnauer (French 1913-?) after an English model.  Adjustable deck chair, circa 1950.  Mahogany, brass, upholstered.  H: 43″ L: 36 W: 24 1/2″.  $15,000  [See PAST WINDOW DISPLAYS]

French 20th century, made by Decours (Paris).  Set of 4 (available in pairs) folding chairs, 1970s.  Oak, caning, original suede upholstery  H: 33 1/2″.   $10,000

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