London, South Kensington
9 June 2004
A PAIR OF REGENCY MAHOGANY HALL CHAIRS
Each with an oval inlaid panel back and motto 'SUBUMBRA ALARUMTUARUM', each bearing a label 'FROM M. BUTLER LTD, COLLECTOR AND RESTORER OF 'CHIPPENDALE', 'ADAMS' AND 'SHERATON' FURNITURE, ETC.', large collection of old French furniture, tapestry, rare engravings, old china, cut glass, marble mantel pieces, silver, lace, bronzes, etc., on view, inspection invited, RURAL ANTIQUE FURNITURE GALLERIES: 26,126,127 AND 128 UPPER ABBEY STREET DUBLIN', one defective, one back loose, old repairs (2)
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The motto and crest 'Under the Shadow of the Wings' are those of Sir Thomas Dick Lauder of the Grange House, Edinburgh.
Michael Butler traded from 1885 to 1912.
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basisThis lot is subject to Collection and Storage charges
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