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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 100

    A WILLIAM III OAK CHILD'S ARMCHAIR

    CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY WELSH

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WILLIAM III OAK CHILD'S ARMCHAIR
    CIRCA 1700, PROBABLY WELSH
    With panel back and ogee seat-rail
    33½ in. (85 cm.) high; the seat 11 in. (28 cm.) deep, 13½ in. (34 cm.) wide, 15½ in. (40 cm.) high


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    The Hendre became Monmouthshire's only full scale Victorian country house with the Duke and Duchess of York (later King George V and Queen Mary) staying as guests in 1900 of Lord and Lady Llangattock, whose third son, Charles, was co-founder of Rolls Royce.

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    Provenance

    John Rolls, 1st Baron Llangattock, The Hendre, Monmouth, Wales.
    Purchased by Roger Warner in 1958.