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A GEORGE II MAHOGANY WING ARMCHAIR
The rectangular padded back, shaped sides, out-scrolled arms, seat cushion and cushion covered in light-blue raw-silk, on cabriole legs headed by scrolled acanthus and claw feet, later blocks, restorations, three later angle-brackets

Lot Essay

A closely related wing armchair, with acanthus-enriched legs and claw feet was sold in the Moller Collection from Thorncombe Park, Surrey, Sotheby's London, 18 November 1993, lot 54. The Moller chair was illustrated in R. W. Symonds, 'The Renaming of Old English Furniture', The Antique Collector, August 1948, p. 131, fig. 8.
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