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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 54

    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIR

    CIRCA 1760, IN THE MANNER OF THOMAS CHIPPENDALE

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    A GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIR
    CIRCA 1760, IN THE MANNER OF THOMAS CHIPPENDALE
    The back with Chinese paling above a Castle Cary horsehair fabric seat; together with a pair of mahogany side chairs of George III style, 19th century, each with a Castle Cary horsehair fabric seat (3)


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    These 'china railed' chairs feature in patterns for bedroom apartment chairs in Thomas Chippendale's, Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker's Director, 1754 (pl. 27).

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