7 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,375
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 4,000
A SET OF EIGHT SCOTTISH GEORGE III LABURNAM DINING CHAIRS
Each with railed back, the seat rails ash and beech (8)
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The three easy chairs mentioned in the 1851 Inventory remain with the family.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Possibly 1851 Inventory, Dining Room, '18 Chairs, & 3 Easy Chairs - £21.0.0'
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