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    Sale 7700

    Important English Furniture and Clocks

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 75

    A SET OF SIX GEORGE III MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS

    CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF SIX GEORGE III MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS
    CIRCA 1760
    Each with a shaped, pierced and rockwork carved top rail, a pierced gothic splat and padded drop-in seat on chamfered square section legs joined by H-stretchers, two back rails possibly replaced in mahogany, stamped 'WA' and inscribed 'CUMS'
    38 in. (97 cm.) high; 22 in. (56 cm.) wide; 22½ in. (57 cm.) deep (6)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 25 November 2004, lot 85 (as a set of eight, including a pair of armchairs).


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 72-80)