• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 98

    A CHARLES II WALNUT CHAIR

    LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A CHARLES II WALNUT CHAIR
    LATE 17TH CENTURY
    With spiral-twist frame and gallery back, solid seat
    35 in. (89 cm.) high to finial top; the seat 15 in. (38 cm.) high, 20 in. (51 cm.) wide, 17¼ in. (44 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    The Collection of Sir John Prestege.
    John Fardon Esq.
    The John Fardon Collection, Christie's South Kensington, 1 May 1996, lot 298.


    Literature

    R.W.Symonds, The Present State of Old English Furniture, London, 1921, p.46, fig 16.