26 February 1998
A giltwood armchair
In the Egyptian Revival Style, Early 20th Century
The serpentine shaped back raised with three figures on a barge, with a cat and other symbols and hieroglyphics, between a pair of shaped arm supports pierced with standing figures and seat of interwoven twine, on two pairs of monopodia, joined by a turned stretcher
Ramsay McDonald, probably acquired about 1924, thence by descent.
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This lot may be dated late 19th/early 20th century.
Provenance: Ramsay MacDonald, probably acquired about 1924, thence by descent.
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