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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 250

    A SET OF FOURTEEN MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS

    OF GEORGE III STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY

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    A SET OF FOURTEEN MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS
    OF GEORGE III STYLE, LATE 19TH EARLY 20TH CENTURY
    Comprising two armchairs and twelve side chairs, each with a serpentine foliate-carved toprail above a pierced entwined vertical splat, above a padded seat covered in grey velvet, on scrolled foliate-carved cabriole legs with claw-and-ball feet
    Each armchair: 38¼ in. (97 cm.) high; 26½ in. (67.5 cm.) wide; 23½ in. (59.5 cm.) deep
    Each side chair: 38¼ in. (97 cm.) high; 23 in. (58.5 cm.) wide; 22 in. (56 cm.) deep (14)


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    A set of twenty dining-chairs of identical design were sold anonymously, Bonhams, London, 27 June 2006, lot 93 (£36,000).

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