Fine Furniture, Sculpture & Decorative Accessories from Important Collections, including the Beaverbrook Gallery

March 2126, 2020
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LOT 420

Lot 420

Louis XIV Walnut Os-de-Mouton Fauteuil, 16th/early 17th century

Louis XIV Walnut Os-de-Mouton Fauteuil, 16th/early 17th century
Lot 420 Details
Louis XIV Walnut Os-de-Mouton Fauteuil, 16th/early 17th century

with Victorian mediaeval style close studded tapestry upholstery
44.75 x 25.5 in — 113.7 x 64.8 cm; 16.5 in — 41.9 cm

Estimate $500-$700

Realised: $4,500
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


The Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, N.B.
Estate of Charles Hosmer, Hosmer House, Montreal, thence by decent through the family


Structurally in sound condition. Victorian upholstery in reasonable condition, with a damaged area on the seat.

LOT 420

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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