It is not known how much they will fetch but auctioneers expect collectors from Asia to be interested in the historic value of both the paintings and the original Chinese Chippendale
Dauphine's hand-carved framed mirrors, including the popular Chinese Chippendale
style, will retail from $747 to $1,247.
First-timers may be distracted fromthe beauty of the Grand's Greek Revival styling by the white Chinese Chippendale
flower boxes--planted with their traditional 2,500 geraniums and an equal number of yellow marigolds --that extend the length of the 880-foot veranda.
That's exactly the reaction impresario Sid Grauman, the son of a minstrel man turned theater owner, wanted when he convinced investors to sink more than $2 million - a bundle of cash especially in pre-inflation times - into a theater designed in a style some call Hollywood-style Chinese Chippendale
Thomas Coulborn & Sons offer a set of 12 Chinese Chippendale
mahogany dining chairs, dated around 1765 (Fig.