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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 248

    A GEORGE I WALNUT WING ARMCHAIR

    CIRCA 1720

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE I WALNUT WING ARMCHAIR
    CIRCA 1720
    The serpentine padded back, close-nailed seat and squab cushion covered in 17th Century Flemish tapestry with fruit and foliage, the scrolled arms covered in pale green velvet and the sides covered in pale yellow foliate silk damask, on scrolled cabriole legs with pad feet, the tapestry reused
    48 in. (122 cm.) high; 31¼ in. (79.5 cm.) wide; 26 in. (66 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 29 March 1962, lot 50.