5 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 238
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 500
A REGENCY GRAINED ROSEWOOD CHAIR
The tablet toprail flanked by turned stiles above a caned seat, on sabre legs
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This Grecian-scrolled chair pattern featured in Thomas Sheraton's Cabinet Dictionary, 1803 (pl. 7.). A set of four armchairs of this pattern was sold Christie's London, 26 July 1979, lot 102.
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