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    A Pair of Jean Baptiste Sené Louis XVI Upholstered Beechwood Bergères, circa 1790
    Marks: J.B. SENE
    40 inches high x 27 inches wide x 24 inches deep (101.6 x 68.6 x 61.0 cm)

    PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED NEW YORK COLLECTION

    PROVENANCE:
    Pierre Deux Antiques, New York;
    Acquired from above, 1992.

    The pair of bergères with beechwood railings carved with helix ribbon pattern, floral upholstered arm rests and bodies, figured scrolled arm terminals, squared floral medallions to leg and apron joints, terminating on reeded legs.


    Condition Report*: Wormoling to underside of chair, some restoration/putty to leg, upholstery more contemporary, regluing to joints, triangular wood blocks added to reinforce leg joints to one, minor age-related cracking to crestrails, small loss of carved detail to crestrails, otherwise good condition.
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    February, 2016
    20th-22nd Saturday-Monday
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