• The Country House Sale - Newto auction at Christies

    Sale 5984

    The Country House Sale - Newton Hall

    20 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 286

    A SET OF THIRTEEN GEORGE III MAHOGANY DINING CHAIRS

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A SET OF THIRTEEN GEORGE III MAHOGANY DINING CHAIRS
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    Each with a rectangular channeled back with three vertical reeded splats above a blue watered-silk covered seat on channeled square tapering legs, seven stamped 'P', three stamped 'GW', one stamped 'S', variously inscribed in chalk 'WIDDRINGTON', some with indistinct inscriptions in ink, minor variation in detail (13)


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    Literature

    Inventory and Valuation of the contents of Newton Hall, Felton, Morpeth, Northumberland, The Property of Brigadier General B. F. Widdrington, C.M.G., D.S.O., 1925, p. 6.