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Supplied by George Oakley to Charles Madryll Cheere, Papworth Hall, Cambridge circa 1810.
Thence by descent to Mrs. Stileman.
Anonymous sale, Christie's New York, 22 April 1989, lot 91.
Acquired from H. Blairman & Sons, 26 May 1989.
R. Edwards and P. Macquoid, The Dictionary of English Furniture, rev. edn., 1954, vol., III, p. 232, fig. 26.
M. Jourdain, Regency Furniture 1795-1830, rev. edn., 1965, fig. 246.
C. Gilbert, The Dictionary of English Furniture Makers, 1660-1840, Leeds, 1986, p. 660.