Lot 30: GEORGE III MAHOGANY LIBRARY ARMCHAIR 18TH CENTURY 66cm wide, 101cm high, 46cm deep
October 4, 2012
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
GEORGE III MAHOGANY LIBRARY ARMCHAIR
the rectangular upholstered back with a serpentine top rail over padded arms and a wide square upholstered seat, raised on acanthus carved cabriole legs ending on claw and ball feet, in modern beige and cream floral pattern upholstery
66cm wide, 101cm high, 46cm deep
- good restored condition
- repair to rear right leg
- seat rail is a later addition
- upholstery is clean and modern
- old castor holes in bottom of feet
- old marks and scratches consistent with age and use
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