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    Sale 7560

    Furniture and Carpets Including Two Private Collections

    24 January 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 191

    A SET OF TEN MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS

    NINE GEORGE III, ONE SIDE CHAIR OF LATER DATE

    Price Realised  

    A SET OF TEN MAHOGANY DINING-CHAIRS
    NINE GEORGE III, ONE SIDE CHAIR OF LATER DATE
    Comprising eight side chairs and two open armchairs, each with shield-shaped back centred by a pierced lyre-shaped splat, above a padded drop-in seat covered in cream and blue-striped reeded silk, on square tapering legs joined by stretchers, seat-rails incised up to XII
    37½ in. (95 cm.) high; 20½ in. (52 cm.) wide, side chairs, 22¾ in. (58 cm.) wide, armchairs; 16¼ in. (41 cm.) deep (10)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 24 February 1995, lot 84.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 188-197)