A Chippendale style carved mahogany twin chairback settee and a pair of elbow chairs by Baker of Bath

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Lot 264
A Chippendale style carved mahogany twin chairback settee and a pair of elbow chairs by Baker of Bath

Sold for £ 2,467 (US$ 3,050) inc. premium

Wales and West Country Sale

20 Jun 2005, 11:00 BST

Bath

A Chippendale style carved mahogany twin chairback settee and a pair of elbow chairs by Baker of Bath
with pierced and carved vase splats, above drop in seats, on acanthus carved cabriole legs with claw and ball feet. (3)

Footnotes

  • The origins of the Baker family of cabinet makers can be traced back to William Baker and Sons who were established by 1828 in Harrington Place. Charles Baker set up on his own at Chippendale House in 1888 and remained there until his death in 1932.

    See Illustration.
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