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    Sale 5746

    The Roger Warner Collection - Part I

    20 - 21 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 366

    AN ELM X-FRAME ARMCHAIR

    SECOND HALF 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ELM X-FRAME ARMCHAIR
    SECOND HALF 17TH CENTURY
    With gros-point upholstered seat and back, scroll detail to legs
    38 in. (96 cm.) high including finials


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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 in 1900 as guests 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.


    Exhibited

    BBC, Story of English Furniture, 8 November 1978.