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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 131

    A PAIR OF IRISH MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIRS

    19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF IRISH MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIRS
    19TH CENTURY
    Each with a scrolled toprail above a shaped and pierced vertical splat, with a padded drop-in seat covered in pale blue foliate needlework, above a shaped apron, on scrolled cabriole legs headed by carved foliage, the back legs joined by turned stretchers, on claw-and-ball feet, one drop-in seat frame incised 'V', the side seat rail of the same chair inscribed in black ink '305'
    39½ in. (100.5 cm.) high; 22½ in. (57 cm.) wide; 18½ in. (47 cm.) deep (2)


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    A similar pair of side chairs were sold by the Monro family, Christie's, London, 11 November 1999, lot 186 (£7,475).

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