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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 337

    A MATCHED SET OF EIGHT SOUTH LANCASHIRE NORTH CHESHIRE OAK BACK STOOLS

    LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A MATCHED SET OF EIGHT SOUTH LANCASHIRE NORTH CHESHIRE OAK BACK STOOLS
    LATE 17TH CENTURY
    Each with arched sunburst-type toprail between scroll finials and with a bobbin turned gallery, comprising a pair, another close pair and four others (8)


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    Literature

    A similar chair and chair-back are illustrated in Victor Chinnery, Oak Furniture, the British tradition, Woodbridge, 1979, Page 484 - 485.