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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 153

    A SET OF EIGHT GEORGE III MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF EIGHT GEORGE III MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Comprising a pair of armchairs and six side chairs, each with a shield-shaped pierced splat carved with foliage and swags above curved arm supports, with a buttoned padded drop-in seat covered in champagne moiré silk, on square tapering legs with H-shaped stretchers, the seatrail and frames inscribed with Roman numerals 'I - VIII', the seat frames in ash
    37¼ in. (94.5 cm) high; 20½ in. (52 cm.) wide; 19 in. (48 cm.) deep (8)


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