A pair of Regency mahogany tub back library chairs
Lot 565
A pair of Regency mahogany tub back library chairs
Sold for £6,250 (US$ 10,495) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A pair of Regency mahogany tub back library chairs
each with suede upholstery, with channelled stiles and scroll spandrels, on sabre legs terminating in brass cappings and castors, the front legs headed with lotus leaf caps, 59cm wide x 57cm deep x 76cm high, (23" wide x 22" deep x 29.5" high) (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    sold Sotheby's London, 24th February 1995, lot 115.

    Related chairs include a pair sold Sotheby's London, 22nd November 1974, lot 98 and Christie's London, 13th October 1988, lot 74. A set of fourteen similar library chairs were supplied by Gillingtons, in the early 19th century to Euseby Cleaver, Archbishop of Dublin
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