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    Sale 12247

    The English Collector: English Furniture, Clocks and Portrait Miniatures

    17 November 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 43

    A GEORGE III GILTWOOD ARMCHAIR

    CIRCA 1770-80

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III GILTWOOD ARMCHAIR
    CIRCA 1770-80
    The shield-shaped back with palmette and scroll cresting and carved acanthus above scrolled arms and a serpentine seat, the rails with sunflower paterae and drapery, upholstered in pale blue silk, on turned, fluted and husk-carved legs, cramp cuts to the back seat rail, re-gilt
    38 in. (97 cm.) high; 27 ½ in. (70 cm.) wide; 24 in. (61 cm.) deep


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