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    Sale 5969

    A West Country Tradition - Avon Antiques, Bradford-upon-Avon, Wiltshire

    21 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 76

    A CHARLES II OAK ARMCHAIR

    LATE 17TH CENTURY, PROBABLY SOMERSET

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHARLES II OAK ARMCHAIR
    LATE 17TH CENTURY, PROBABLY SOMERSET
    With strapwork and double-scroll cresting, lozenge-centred arcaded back and trailing leaf uprights, on ring-turned arm supports and legs
    48¼ in. (122.5 cm.) high; seat 20 in. (51 cm.) high, 25¼ in. (64 cm.) wide, 14¼ in. (36 cm.) deep


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    Related armchairs with similar turnings, arcaded back and integral scroll toprail are illustrated in 'Oak Furniture from Gloucestershire and Somerset', Exhibition Catalogue, Temple Newsam House, Leeds, 1976.

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