Four Marquetry Side Chairs
Set of four Dutch Rococo style marquetry side chairs with a serpentine scrolling solid splat inlaid with an urn of flowers topped by a bird. The serpentine shaped drop in seat is covered in yellow silk damask and sits on cabriole legs ending in panelled feet joined by a shaped stretcher and inlaid throughout with foliage.
Overall: 44 1/2 x 16 x 21 in. (113 x 40.6 x 53.3 cm)
Purchased by Doris Duke at Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, April 28, 1972, Sale 3358, lot 414
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