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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 52

    AN EGYPTIAN REVIVAL IVORY, PARQUETRY-INLAID AND PAINTED HARDWOOD STOOL

    CIRCA 1920

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    AN EGYPTIAN REVIVAL IVORY, PARQUETRY-INLAID AND PAINTED HARDWOOD STOOL
    CIRCA 1920
    With Castle Cary horsehair fabric squab cushion
    26 in. (66 cm.) wide


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    Related ivory-inlaid Egyptian-Revival furniture was produced in the 1920s by the Madrasa Craft School in the town of Toubk, Egypt and purchased by King Farouk and the Carnarvon family.

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