18 March 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 438
Estimate GBP 300 - GBP 500
AN EARLY GEORGE III MAHOGANY ARMCHAIR
THIRD QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
The rectangular back with a shaped toprail carved with C-scrolls and rockwork, above a vertical pierced splat, the foliate-carved downswept arms above a padded seat covered in pale blue silk-damask with a central basket of flowers, on reeded square legs joined by stretchers, the splat reshaped
38½ in. (98 cm.) high; 25¼ in. (64 cm.) wide; 23 in. (58¼ in.) deep
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Acquired from W. Waddingham, Harrogate, 9 August 1965.
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