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A ‘CHAISE À MEDALLION’ ARMCHAIR OF DIMINUTIVE SCALE BEARING THE STAMP OF LOUIS DELANOIS

Paris. Circa 1770.

Measurements

Height: 34 1/2" (87.5 cm) Width: 23" (58 cm) Depth: 20 1/2" (49 cm) Height to top of front rail: 12 3/4" (32.5 cm).

Research
Of giltwood. The oval backrest carved with a rope twist border, the out-curved armrests raised with enclosed foliate decoration supported on down-curved scrolled fluted supports carved with foliage. The bow-fronted with carved waterleaf and beaded molding raised on circular, tapered, fluted legs.

Marks:
Stamped to the seat rail:
L . DELANOIS

Provenance:
Mr. John Hill, Bosham, UK

Full research report available on request.

Full research report available on request.