A Charles II oak backstool Southern Lancashire/North Cheshire, circa 1680
Lot 182
A Charles II oak backstool Southern Lancashire/North Cheshire, circa 1680
Sold for £937 (US$ 1,574) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Charles II oak backstool
Southern Lancashire/North Cheshire, circa 1680
Having a distinctive large arched floral and vine-carved cresting, over a floral-carved back panel, the uprights with characteristic pyramid finials, panelled seat, raised on block and ball-turned legs, joined by a conforming front mid-stretcher, 45cm wide x 41cm deep x 103.5cm high, (17.5" wide x 16" deep x 40.5" high)

Footnotes

  • Literature: V. Chinnery, Oak Furniture: The British Tradition, (1993) p. 485, fig. 4:158, illustrates a backstool with a highly similar carved cresting.
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  1. David Houlston
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    Bonhams
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  2. Megan Wheeler
    Specialist - Oak Furniture
    Bonhams
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    Banbury Road
    Oxford, OX5 1JH
    United Kingdom
    Work 01865 853668
    FaxFax: +44 1865 372 722
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