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    Sale 7663

    Fasque The Scottish Seat of the Gladstones

    7 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 44

    A VICTORIAN HOWARD WALNUT EASY ARMCHAIR

    BY HOWARD & SONS, LONDON, CIRCA 1880

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VICTORIAN HOWARD WALNUT EASY ARMCHAIR
    BY HOWARD & SONS, LONDON, CIRCA 1880
    Stamped on a back leg '16780, 9669', the castors also stamped; together with a similar easy armchair (2)


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    Howard and Sons was formed by John Howard in 1820 and established in Berners Street by 1854. Messrs. Howard and Sons exhibited at the 1851 Great Exhibition, and amongst several notable commissions contributed to the furnishing of Sudbury Hall, Derbyshire and Elton Hall, Huntingdonshire.

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