New York, Park Avenue
30 April 1997
A REGENCY FAUX ROSEWOOD STOOL
The rectangular padded seat covered in floral needlework on X-form scrolled supports joined by a ring-turned stretcher with bun feet, with incised initials TH
17in. (43cm.) high, 19½in. (49.5cm.) wide, 16in. (40.5cm.) deep
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This stool is based on a design in Thomas Hope's Household Furniture and Interior Decoration of 1807, pl.XII. Another of this model is illustrated in C.Musgrave, Regency Furniture, 1961, pl.14A.
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