• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5927

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    29 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 188

    A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III ASH, ELM AND BEECH WINDSOR ARMCHAIRS

    LATE 18TH CENTURY, WEST COUNTRY, PROBABLY BRISTOL

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF FOUR GEORGE III ASH, ELM AND BEECH WINDSOR ARMCHAIRS
    LATE 18TH CENTURY, WEST COUNTRY, PROBABLY BRISTOL
    Each with shaped toprail, solid vase splat and tapering legs, some differences to leg profile
    Each 37 in. (94 cm.) high; seat 17 in. (43 cm.) high, 23½ in. (60 cm.) wide, 15 in. (38 cm.) deep (4)


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    It is very unusual to come across a set of these early windsor chairs. An example is illustrated in Dr.B.Cotton The English Regional Chair, Woodbridge, 1990, pg 271, fig. SW31

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    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.
    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage