Mary Helen McCoy Fine Antiques
Memphis, TN
Tel:  901-786-8115 • Email: MHMcAntq@aol.com

Description:

A set of two elegant French Louis XV, carved and painted, beechwood side chairs attributed to Etienne Michard. A stamp is very faint on one of the chairs. The caning is thought to be original.

Claude-Etienne Michard (1723-1794), who became a master joiner on July 20, 1757, was known more for his transitional Louis XV/ Louis XVI Period models.

The chairs are sold as a pair.

Vetted Antique Shows/Fairs
Palm Beach | America’s International Fine Art and Antiques Fair, West Palm Beach, FL, 2006

Provenance
Paris, France
Private Collection, Dijon, France
Mary Helen McCoy Fine Antiques, Charleston, South Carolina

Stock no. 982
Origin: Paris, France
Circa: 1760-1770
Height: 35 ins.
Width: 22 ins.
Depth: 19 ins.