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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 59

    A PAIR OF GREEN PAINTED SPIDER BACK ARMCHAIRS

    AFTER A DESIGN BY SIR EDWIN LUTYENS, CIRCA 1930

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF GREEN PAINTED SPIDER BACK ARMCHAIRS
    After a design by Sir Edwin Lutyens, circa 1930
    Each with an oval back, radiating splat and scrolled arms, the suede leather covered seat on square tapering legs with gaiters, the rear legs variably stamped 'CW' and 'WC' (2)


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    The design for Sir Edwin Lutyen's spider back chair is illustrated in Elisabeth Wilhide, Sir Edwin Lutyens, Designing in the English Tradition, London, 2000, p.170.

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