6 March 2008
AN IRISH MAHOGANY ARMCHAIR
Of monumental size, upholstered in tan suede, the foliate-carved frame surmounted with a lion recumbent above a padded back and lion's mask arm terminals on paw feet, both feet with old repair and possibly associated
The Peck family, Preham House, Derry, Ireland.
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