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    A Set of Four French Empire Carved Giltwood Armchairs by Jacob D. R. Meslée , France, first quarter 19th century
    Marks to one: JACOB R. MESLEE
    39-1/4 x 19-1/2 x 20-3/4 inches (99.7 x 49.5 x 52.7 cm) (each)

    Property from the Collection of John Robert Clark

    The armchairs each with rectangular upholstered backrests, scrolled arched top rail and carved with rosettes, the seats with straight rails and carved to march the backrest, all raised on saber and cabriole legs terminating in claw feet; upholstered in gilt tooled white leather.

    Two additional armchairs with marks: JACOB



    Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000.

    Condition Report*: Structurally sound frames with attractive gilding throughout, some minor scratches and flaking as is expected with age and use; leather upholstery in good condition with minor shallow scratch to seat of one.
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    22nd Tuesday
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