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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 101

    A PAIR OF GEORGE I SOLID WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT SIDE CHAIRS

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE I SOLID WALNUT AND BURR-WALNUT SIDE CHAIRS
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    Each with waved top-rail above a solid vase-shaped splat and added drop-in seat covered in associated 18th century gros point needlework, on cabriole legs with pad feet, the seat with stencilled K within a circle, the seat-frames replaced, one chair with incised II, the other incised VIII
    37½ in. (95.5 cm.) high; 22¾ in. (52 cm.) wide; 23¼ in. (59 cm.) deep (2)


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