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    Sale 5914

    Christie's Interiors

    30 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 103

    AN EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT LIBRARY ARMCHAIR

    AFTER THE DESIGNS OF HENRY HOLLAND, LATE 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT LIBRARY ARMCHAIR
    AFTER THE DESIGNS OF HENRY HOLLAND, LATE 20TH CENTURY
    The top-rail inset with gilt balls above a caned back and seat, the scroll-arms on sabre front legs


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    The design of this chair relates to the chairs designed by Henry Holland for the drawing room at Southill Park, Bedfordshire. See Margaret Jourdain, Regency Furniture 1795-1830, Country life, London, 1965, page 18, fig 9.

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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