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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 363

    AN ENGLISH OAK TURNED ARMCHAIR

    LATE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ENGLISH OAK TURNED ARMCHAIR
    LATE 17TH CENTURY
    With solid seat and urn finials, bearing a detailed handwritten note beneath which begins 'These old oak chairs belonged to our grandfather Doctor Barker ... ...'
    34in. (86cm.) high; 22½in. (57cm.) wide; the seat -- 17in. (43cm.) deep


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    A closely similar chair, but without arms, is illustrated in Victor Chinnery Oak Furniture The British Tradition, Woodbridge 1979, page 280, fig.3.138

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