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    Period French Empire Tabouret or Ployant Ordered for the Tuileries Palace under the Reign of Napoleon Bonaparte. Folding design. Carved and gilded wood. Large scale as they would have served for high ranking members of the Court. Bears Tuileries Burned Mark. In as found condition. Original gilding under later green paint. A wonderful opportunity to handle its conservation Provenance: Palais Des Tuileries, Napoleon Bonaparte. Continue Reading

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    Attributed to Jacob Desmalter (Cabinetmaker)

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    Height: 19.5 in. (49.53 cm) Width: 27 in. (68.58 cm) Depth: 18 in. (45.72 cm) Seat Height: 19.5 in. (49.53 cm) Style: Empire (Of the Period) Materials and Techniques: Gilt, Beech, Giltwood Place of Origin: France Period: Early 19th Century Date of Manufacture: 1805 Condition Good Refinished. Repaired: iron brace to folding leg, can be removed and conserved. original gilding under paint. Wear consistent with age and use. Seller Location Essex, MA
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    Pair of Mid-Century neoclassical style stools or tabouret. Sitting height. Painted and with great patina. Curule form. No breaks or repairs.

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    Height: 20 in. (50.8 cm) Width: 21 in. (53.34 cm) Depth: 16.5 in. (41.91 cm) Seat Height: 20 in. (50.8 cm) Sold As: Set of 2 Style: Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period) Materials and Techniques: Beech, Painted Place of Origin: United States Period: Mid-20th Century Date of Manufacture: 1940-1960 Condition Fair Additions or alterations made to the original. Refinished. Wear consistent with age and use. Paint has been scraped to paint and gesso. Sitable. Seller Location Essex, MA

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