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    Sale 7592

    Four British Collections Including Important Furniture

    5 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 139

    A SET OF FOURTEEN EBONY-INLAID MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS

    SIX SIDE CHAIRS REGENCY, EARLY 19TH CENTURY, EIGHT CHAIRS INCLUDING A PAIR OF ARMCHAIRS BY SPINK RESTORATION, 1997

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF FOURTEEN EBONY-INLAID MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS
    SIX SIDE CHAIRS REGENCY, EARLY 19TH CENTURY, EIGHT CHAIRS INCLUDING A PAIR OF ARMCHAIRS BY SPINK RESTORATION, 1997
    Comprising a pair of armchairs and twelve side chairs, the rectangular curved tablet back inlaid with Greek-key motifs, above a padded seat covered in close-nailed iridescent grey-patterned horsehair, on sabre legs, the pair of armchairs with conformingly-inlaid curved arm-supports, with batten carrying-holes
    34 in. (86.5 cm.) high; 18 in. (46 cm.) wide; 17¼ in. (44 cm.) deep (14)


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    Provenance

    The six Regency chairs bought from William Cundall, London, 4 Feburary 1997.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 130-209)