Lot 13: George II style mahogany wingback armchair, 19th century, Upholstered in eighteenth-century needlework, raised on short carved cabriolePlatinum House
October 9, 2012
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
George II style mahogany wingback armchair
Upholstered in eighteenth-century needlework, raised on short carved cabriole legs terminating in pad feet.
H: 44, W: 32, D: 32 in.
Property from Ditchley, the Virginia estate of Alfred I. and Jessie Ball duPont.
Old scuffs, marks, and scratches consistent with age and use
Loss to scroll carving at shoulder of right leg
Some tears and separation to upholstery
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