Lot 31: IRISH GEORGE III MAHOGANY LIBRARY ARMCHAIR 18TH CENTURY 69cm wide, 103cm high, 59cm deepPlatinum House
October 4, 2012
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
IRISH GEORGE III MAHOGANY LIBRARY ARMCHAIR
the high rectangular upholstered back over padded arms with carved scroll supports and a wide serpentine stuff over seat, raised on shell and acanthus carved cabriole legs ending in acanthus carved scrolled feet
69cm wide, 103cm high, 59cm deep
Of clean restored appearance.
One front foot has been broken and repaired.
Further old repairs to both back legs.
Traces of old woodworm.
Old marks and scratches.
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- Of clean restored appearance
- One front foot has been broken and repaired
- Further old repairs to both back legs
- Traces of old woodworm
- Old marks and scratches throughout, consistant with age and use