Lot 442
Rare Set of Six Sgabello Side Chairs
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Italian Renaissance, circa 17th century, probably Sicilian, walnut, pierced and carved with polychrome decoration, having a cartouche shaped pierced back with central ogre mask carving, flanked by hermaphroditic mermen, rectangular seat with canted corner and circular relief carved dish seat, front panel pierced seat support with central relief carved rampant lion flanked by mermaids, supported by central ogre mask and paw feet, the shaped rear support without panel.

39.5 x 14 x 16 in.

Collection of Jeff & Betsy Penn, Chinqua Penn Plantation, Reidsville, NC

Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. and Iron Horse Auction Company are selling this lot by order of the United States Bankruptcy Court - Court Ordered Auction - Case # 09-50140 in the matter of Renegade Holdings, Inc. et al. 15% Buyer's Premium through live, telephone or absentee bidding, 18% Buyer's Premium through LiveAuctioneers.com bidding for this lot.

Paint loss and wear; loose joinery; later circular velvet cushions.

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