Edward William Bootle-Wilbraham, 3rd Earl of Lathom (d. 1930), possibly for Blythe Hall, Lancashire.
with M. Harris & Son, London, circa 1930.
The Estate of John F. Fleming; Christie's, New York, 17 June 1989, either lot 152 or 152A.
Bought from Carlton Hobbs, London in 1991.
THE PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
A chair from this set is illustrated in M. Harris & Sons, A Catalogue and Index of Old Furniture and Works of Art, part II, p.238 fig. F18187. A chest-on-Stand with identical feet is illustrated in G. Beard & J. Goodison, English Furniture 1500-1840, 1987, p. 71, fig 2.