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    Sale 7574

    Thomas Hope & The Neoclassical Vision & The Collector of Collections

    24 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 128

    AN IRISH GEORGE I WALNUT SETTEE

    EARLY 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN IRISH GEORGE I WALNUT SETTEE
    EARLY 18TH CENTURY
    The rectangular padded back, outscrolled arms, squab cushion and two scatter cushions covered in multi-coloured needlework, on shell-headed cabriole legs joined by turned baluster stretchers, on squared feet, the central back leg and the walnut facing of the rear left leg replaced, the rear stretchers in ash
    40¾ in. (103.5 cm.) high; 66 in. (167.5 cm.) wide; 25¾ in. (65.5 cm.) deep


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Christie's, London, 2 May 2002, lot 44.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
    (LOTS 128-129)