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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 109

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIRS

    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIRS
    THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    Each with moulded cartouche-shaped padded back and serpentine padded seat covered in yellow silk, the back centred by a vase issuing husks, with serpentine part-padded arms and waved seat-rail centred by a vase issuing husks, on channelled cabriole legs headed by palmettes, the underside inscribed in chalk "31795" and "6" within a circle
    38½ in. (97.5 cm.) high; 25¾ in. (65.5 cm.) wide; 19 in. (48 cm.) deep (2)


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