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A MATCHED PAIR OF HOWARD ARMCHAIRS
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A MATCHED PAIR OF HOWARD ARMCHAIRS

LATE 19TH CENTURY

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A MATCHED PAIR OF HOWARD ARMCHAIRS
LATE 19TH CENTURY
With slight differences to the turnings of the legs, stamped to one of the back legs '19161524' the castors stamped 'HOWARD & SONS LONDON' (2)
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No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage

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Lot Essay

Howard and Sons are now most famous for their comfortable and elegant easy armchairs. One of the most successful and well-known Victorian cabinet-making firms, it was begun by John Howard in 1820 and established in Berners Street by 1854. Messrs. Howard and Sons exhibited at the 1851 Great Exhibition.
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