Lot 586: A small giltwood lady's bedroom chair in Louis XVI style, 19th century
October 26, 2016
Newbury, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: A small giltwood lady's bedroom chair in Louis XVI style, 19th century, 75cm high, 61cm wide, 40cm deep, together with another similar lady's bedroom chair , stamped 1337 to front seat rail, 75cm high, 61cm wide, 40cm deep. Provenance: Bequeathed by the Major Charles Henry John Chetwynd-Talbot KCVO, 20th Earl of Shrewsbury to the Hon. Mrs E. W.H. Eliot, thence by direct descent to the current owner. The seat of the Earls of Shrewsbury was Alton Towers until it was sold in 1924.