A Regency mahogany stool, based on a design by Thomas Hope
Lot 184
A Regency mahogany stool in the manner of Gillows
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,890) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Regency mahogany stool
in the manner of Gillows
The rectangular drop-in seat, on scrolling X-frame supports joined by a turned stretcher, 49cm wide, 38cm deep, 42cm high (19" wide, 14.5" deep, 16.5" high).

Footnotes

  • The above lot demonstrates the distinct scrolled X-frame of the mahogany stools produced by the Gillow firm in the early 19th century, see a pair of X-frame stools sold Bonhams, London, 27 June 2006, lot 114. The pattern for these stools appears in the Gillows Estimate Sketch books for 1827 (no.3568) but is a design that the firm had already been producing, see N.Goodison and J.Hardy, Gillows at Tatton Park in Furniture History, 1970, p.22.
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