Lot 27: TWO GEORGE III MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIRS 18TH CENTURY One: 64cm wide, 96cm high, 47cm deep; the other 59cm wide, 96cm high, 46cm deep
October 4, 2012
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
TWO GEORGE III MAHOGANY OPEN ARMCHAIRS
each with a serpentine top rail with carved ears above a pierced and carved splat and scrolling arms over wide stuffover seats, in beige velvet upholstery, raised on moulded Marlborough legs (2)
One: 64cm wide, 96cm high, 47cm deep; the other 59cm wide, 96cm high, 46cm deep
- both of slight tired appearance
- multiple olf repairs/restorations to both chairs including one with a replaced back section, the other with repaired legs & a broken cross stretcher
- Personal viewing recommended
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