Four upholstery panels for a settee

Wool and silk | 71.1 x 208.3in | 1754-56

Unknown Artist

Baron Johann Ernst Bernstorff (1712 – 1772) served as Danish ambassador to the court of Versailles between 1744 and 1751. According to Charles-Philippe d’Albert, duc de Luynes (1695 – 1758), the diplomat was youthful and witty, possessed both finesse...
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