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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 113

    A GEORGE III ASH ROCKING CHAIR

    CIRCA 1800, WELSH

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III ASH ROCKING CHAIR
    CIRCA 1800, WELSH
    With unusual framed seat and jagged arm supports, remains of green paint, the rockers 19th century
    43¼ in. (110 cm.) high; the seat 17 in. (43 cm.) high, 17½ in. (44 cm.) wide, 15 in. (38 cm.) deep


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    The inward curving and tensioning of the spindles to the back are a typical feature of some Welsh chairs. See Richard Bebb, Welsh Furniture 1250-1950, Saer, 2007, pg. 52 for another example.

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