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A FINE AND UNUSUAL SET OF FOUR MAHOGANY AND GILTWOOD BENCHES

Possibly Russian. Circa 1815.

Measurements

Height: 34 3/4" (88cm)
Width: 59 1/2" (151cm)
Depth: 19 1/2" (50cm)

Research

Of mahogany, parcel gilt with gilt bronze mounts. Each with a shaped top rail mounted with gilt rosettes and stiff leaf decoration, the open back filled with crossed arrows centered by a roundel mounted with a gilt floral wreath. The whole flanked by scrolling downswept arms, the plain frieze flanked by stiff leaf decoration, the whole raised on four outswept saber scrolling legs.

Provenance:
Portuguese Private Collection

Full research report available on request.