London, South Kensington
6 November 2007
A MATCHED SET OF EIGHT SOUTH LANCASHIRE NORTH CHESHIRE OAK BACK STOOLS
LATE 17TH CENTURY
Each with arched sunburst-type toprail between scroll finials and with a bobbin turned gallery, comprising a pair, another close pair and four others (8)
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A similar chair and chair-back are illustrated in Victor Chinnery, Oak Furniture, the British tradition, Woodbridge, 1979, Page 484 - 485.
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