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    Sale 7586

    West ~ East - The Niall Hobhouse Collection

    22 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 286 A

    AN INDIAN EBONY LOW CHAIR

    CIRCA 1680-1700, COROMANDEL COAST

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    AN INDIAN EBONY LOW CHAIR
    CIRCA 1680-1700, COROMANDEL COAST
    Wtih a foliate-carved frame and spindle-turned back, above a drop-in seat on spiral-turned legs joined by stretchers


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    Provenance

    Probably acquired by Thomas, 1st Viscount Weymouth (d. 1714);
    The Marquess of Bath, Longleat, Wiltshire;
    Sold Christie's London, 17 November 1988, lot 77 (part);
    Sold Christie's London, 16 November 1989, lot 58 (part).