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    Sale 5971

    An English Look - Robert Kime, Piers von Westenholz, David Bedale and James Graham-Stewart

    8 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 115

    A VICTORIAN WALNUT 'THEBES' ARMCHAIR

    BY LAMB OF MANCHESTER, CIRCA 1875

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    A VICTORIAN WALNUT 'THEBES' ARMCHAIR
    BY LAMB OF MANCHESTER, CIRCA 1875
    Upholstered in pale green cotton, with scrolled reeded arm terminals on square legs with brass caps and castors, stamped 'Lamb Manchester'


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    James Lamb of Manchester launched his business in 1843 and was one of the most successful British cabinet-makers, winning commendations for his 'Art Furniture' at the London 1862 Exhibition, the Paris 1867 Exhibition and a gold medal at the Paris 1878 Exhibition.

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