21 May 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 500
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
AN UNUSUAL QUEEN ANNE OAK HALL CHAIR
EARLY 18TH CENTURY
The back with scroll detail to top corners, the deep seat with canted corners, on block and turned legs, struck six times 'F' below a Baron's coronet
32¼ in. (82 cm.) high; seat 14½ in. (37 cm.) high, 14½ in. (37 cm.) wide, 15½ in. (39 cm.) deep
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This banqueting hall back-stool bears a brand, which might be that of Auguste Charles Joseph, comte de Flahaut de la Billarderie (d.1870) and his wife Margaret, Baroness Keith and Naiirne (d.1867).
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