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    Sale 5926

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    24 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 98

    A GEORGE I WALNUT CHAIR

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE I WALNUT CHAIR
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    The back and central splat carved with scrolls, the seat with 18th century floral needlework
    44½ in. (113 cm.) high


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    The back of this chair has close similarities to a set of chairs at Hampton Court Palace supplied in 1717 by Richard Roberts, Chairmaker to George I and to one in the V & A collections (W.28-1909), illustrated in the V & A publication English Chairs, London, 1970, plate 42

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage