• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 95

    A CHARLES II WALNUT CHAIR

    LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHARLES II WALNUT CHAIR
    LATE 17TH CENTURY
    The crest with central crown flanked by cherubs riding dolphin-like creatures, above caned panel flanked by spiral uprights, the block and spiral legs with front stretcher carved with winged cherubs holding a small crown
    46½ in. (118 cm.) high; the seat 18 in. (46 cm.) high, 20½ in. (52 cm.) wide, 16 in. (41 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Fawley House, The David McAlpine Collection, Sotheby's Country House Sale, 14-15 October 2003, lot 19.