6 - 7 April 2010
This lot is offered without a reserve
A SET OF SIX LATE GEORGE III GREY-PAINTED, GRISAILLE-DECORATED AND PARCEL-GILT OPEN ARMCHAIRS,
each redecorated, with Leverhulme inventory labels
34½in. (88cm.) high, 20¼in. (51cm.) wide, 20½in. (52cm.) deep (6)
Sir William Hesketh Lever, 1st Bt, later 1st Viscount Leverhulme, for his home, Lews Castle, Isle of Lewis, bought from Moss Harris, 2 September 1919 for 300.
The late 1st Viscount Leverhulme; Knight Frank & Rutley, London, 24 June 1926, lot 27 (50 guineas).
Possibly the set of six offered anonymously, Sotheby's, London, 9 November 1990, lot 171.
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