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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 180

    A GEORGE III PADOUK X-FRAME STOOL

    CIRCA 1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GEORGE III PADOUK X-FRAME STOOL
    CIRCA 1800
    With dished seat
    23¼ in. (59 cm.) wide; 16 in. (41 cm.) high at centre


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    The hall stool, with Grecian Ionic scrolled seat, is designed in the George III 'antique' fashion as popularised by a chair pattern in T. Sheraton's, Cabinet Dictionary, 1803, pl. 51. Thomas Chippendale supplied a mahogany stool to Christ Church Library, Oxford in 1764, see Chippendale Furniture, Anthony Coleridge, Faber & Faber, 1968, pl. 338. A similar stool was sold Christie's London, 15 September 2005, lot 59.

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    Provenance

    By repute, Christ Church, Oxford.
    Purchased privately by Roger Warner, circa 1960.