Lot 254: GEORGE LOGAN (1866–1939) FOR WYLIE & LOCHHEAD, GLASGOW MAHOGANY INLAID CHAIR, CIRCA 1901 43cm wide, 106cm high, 35cm deep
October 26, 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
GEORGE LOGAN (1866–1939) FOR WYLIE & LOCHHEAD, GLASGOW
MAHOGANY INLAID CHAIR, CIRCA 1901
the tapering back with marquetry stylised foliate motif, and mother of pearl heart shaped inlay, the upholstered panel seat with corresponding inlay to the angles, raised on square tapered legs linked by stretchers
43cm wide, 106cm high, 35cm deep
In general good condition. Inlay all intact. Upholstery border loose on seat pad. Joints tight. Upholstery bright. Small loss to bracket joining front leg and seatpad. Stamped to rear left leg 29937. Minor scuffs to legs.
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Literature: Studio Yearbook, illus., 1906
Note: This chair was originally designed for the Royal Reception Room at the Wylie & Lochhead Pavilion at the Glasgow International Exhibition, 1901.