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    Sale 5369

    Christie's Interiors - Oak Edition

    4 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 165

    A YORKSHIRE OAK ARMCHAIR

    LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A YORKSHIRE OAK ARMCHAIR
    LATE 17TH CENTURY
    With profusely carved twin panel back, ears and scroll top rail, one arm is struck HB
    43½ in. (110 cm.) high; 22 in. (56 cm.) wide; the seat 16 in. (41 cm.) deep; 18 in. (45 cm.) high


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    Similar armchairs with bold scroll top rails and ears are illustrated in Victor Chinnery Oak Furniture, The British Tradition, Woodbridge, 1979, page 477

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    This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage


    Provenance

    A Collection of Gothic Caskets, Wood Carvings and Fine Oak Furniture, The Property of an English Private Collector, Sotheby's 23rd and 24th April 1974, lot 199