28 November 2002
THE PROPERTY OF THE LATE W.N. RUMBALL ESQ.
A SET OF TWELVE BLACK-PAINTED AND POLYCHROME-DECORATED OPEN ARMCHAIRS
Eleven late George III, one late 20th Century
Decorated overall with red banding, the rectangular back with triple splat painted with flowers, above a caned seat with a buttoned squab cushion covered in pale-blue silk, on square tapering legs and splayed feet, partly redecorated (12)
Bought from Jeremy, 20 October 1976.
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