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    Sale 5922

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    24 February 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 103

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III WHITE PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GEORGE III WHITE PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Each with a cartouche-shaped, moulded and padded back centred by an acanthus leaf, the arms and serpentine seat covered in yellow silk, on acanthus-headed cabriole legs, re-decorated
    35½ in. (90 cm.) high; 26 in. (66 cm.) wide; 23 in. (58.5 cm.) deep (2)


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    Provenance

    With Pelham Gallery, London.


    Saleroom Notice

    The front left leg to one of these chairs has been damaged on view and will be replaced at Chrsitie's arrangement and expense