11 February 1999
A PAIR OF SCOTTISH GEORGE II WALNUT SIDE CHAIRS
Each with a pierced interlaced vase-shaped splat below a serpentine toprail with scrolled ends, above a padded seat covered in claret foliate material, on cabriole legs and pad feet, with ash seat-rails (2)
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A suite of related English chairs, with similar ribbon-fretted splats, supplied for Lovenborg Manor House, Denmark are illustrated in J. Kirk, American Furniture and the British Tradition to 1830, New York, 1982, fig. 849.
The estimate on this chair is 1,500-2,000 and not as stated in the catalogue.
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