A Regency mahogany carved 'X' frame window seat  in the manner of Morgan and Saunders
Lot 139
A Regency mahogany carved 'X' frame window seat in the manner of Morgan and Saunders
Sold for £2,750 (US$ 4,600) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Regency mahogany carved 'X' frame window seat
in the manner of Morgan and Saunders
The rectangular padded seat with scrolling reeded arms with applied roundels and wreathed crossbars, above reeded and lotus leaf carved seatrails centred by paterae, on downswept reeded scrolling legs, 115cm wide, 40cm deep, 70cm high (45" wide, 15.5" deep, 27.5" high).

Footnotes

  • This design of Grecian style window seat was popularized by the firm of Morgan and Saunders, Trafalgar House, Catherine Street, London. A closely related window seat by the firm is illustrated in R. Ackermann, The Repository of Arts, London, 1809 and reproduced by P. Agius, Ackermann's Regency Furniture and Interiors, London, 1984, p.39.
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