• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 2203

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe Including Carpets from The Corcoran Gallery of Art

    24 November 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 457

    A GEORGE II MAHOGANY CORNER ARMCHAIR

    MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A GEORGE II MAHOGANY CORNER ARMCHAIR
    MID-18TH CENTURY
    With curved back, interlaced splats and slip seat on cabriole legs


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    See note to lot 455 regarding the provenance to this lot.

    Provenance

    Judge Irwin Untermyer, New York.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF THE FINE ARTS MUSEUMS OF SAN FRANCISCO, SOLD TO BENEFIT THE ACQUISITIONS FUND (LOTS 455-474)


    Literature

    Y. Hackenbroch, English Furniture in the Irwin Untermyer Collection, New York, 1958, pl. 109, fig. 136.