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    Sale 5370

    Christie's Interiors

    11 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 677

    A PAIR OF CARVED WALNUT STOOLS

    POSSIBLY IRISH, OF GEORGE II STYLE, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF CARVED WALNUT STOOLS
    POSSIBLY IRISH, OF GEORGE II STYLE, early 20th century
    The upholstered close nail seats on cabriole legs carved with lion masks to shoulders and hairy claw feet
    22¼ in. (56.5 cm.) wide (2)


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    Furniture with front legs carved with similar lions head masks have been described as Irish. See Christie's, South Kensington, 17 January 2006, lot 265.

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