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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 184

    A VICTORIAN SATINWOOD AND PAINTED CANED BERGERE

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A VICTORIAN SATINWOOD AND PAINTED CANED BERGERE
    Late 19th/early 20th century
    The scrolled tablet cresting and out-swept arms above a serpentine seat with button-down squab cushion, on square tapering legs with spade feet


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    This form of chair was named 'curricle' after the Roman magistrate or consul's seat by Thomas Sheraton in his Cabinet Dictionary, London 1803.

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