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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 199

    A COTSWOLD SCHOOL EBONISED ASH ARMCHAIR

    BY ERNEST GIMSON (1864-1919), CIRCA 1905

    Price Realised  

    A COTSWOLD SCHOOL EBONISED ASH ARMCHAIR
    BY ERNEST GIMSON (1864-1919), CIRCA 1905
    Bobbin-turned, with a rush seat


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    This chair formed part of a suite published in photographs of The Barn in 1911 and illustrated in W.R Lethaby's 'Ernest Gimson', 1924.

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    Provenance

    Supplied by Ernest Gimson to his friend and patron the Arts & Crafts architect Robert Weir Shultz for The Barn, Hartley Witney, Hampshire, and then by descent at The Barn until 2005.