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    Sale 5366

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    23 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 230

    A MID VICTORIAN WALNUT HALL SEAT

    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A MID VICTORIAN WALNUT HALL SEAT
    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The shaped pierced back with scrolls and centred by a roundel, with a solid seat on turned lipped legs, restorations to the seat
    50¼ in. (127.5 cm.) wide


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    The hall seat is almost identical to a design in W. Blackie's Cabinet-Maker's Assistant of 1853 in which most of the designs are, like this seat, in the Elizabethan style.
    W. Blackie Cabinet-Maker's Assistant 1853, Blackie & Son, Hall Seat, Plate V, Fig 1.

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage