A George III mahogany Chinese Chippendale style armchair
Lot 291
A George III mahogany Chinese Chippendale style armchair
Sold for £250 (US$ 420) inc. premium
Auction Details
A George III mahogany Chinese Chippendale style armchair
Lot Details
A George III mahogany Chinese Chippendale style armchair
The foliate carved top rail above a trellis frame, (section of the back missing) above a drop-in seat with a later embroidered cover depicting of Walter Raleigh, Elizabeth I and a Royal attendant, within a stylised floral landscape incorporating a castle, on moulded square section legs with pierced spandrel brackets, 55.5cm wide, 46cm deep, 93cm high (21.5" wide, 18" deep, 36.5" high).

Footnotes

  • Provenance: The Countess of Northbrook, thence by descent. The embroidered seat with initials N.N and a crown and date 1908, probably Nina Northbrook, Countess of Northbrook.
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  1. Bruce Addison
    Specialist - Furniture
    Bonhams
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    22 Queen St
    Edinburgh, EH2 1JX
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 131 240 0910
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