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FS28: Two Day Fine Art Sale

A Rare Set of Six Early 18th Century Walnut Open Armchairs

Auction Lot FS28/782

A rare set of six early 18th Century walnut open armchairs, the cartouche shaped backs with arcaded top rails with paper scroll crestings, having triple pierced vertical splats, shaped scroll arm supports and escutcheon shaped solid legs, terminating in pad feet.

A Rare Set of Six Early 18th Century Walnut Open Armchairs (FS28/782) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 6th October 2015 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

A rare set of six early 18th Century walnut open armchairs, the cartouche shaped backs with arcaded top rails with paper scroll crestings, having triple pierced vertical splats, shaped scroll arm supports and escutcheon shaped solid legs, terminating in pad feet.

Provenance

The 8th Earl Of Buckinghamshire [1906-1963] And Thence By Family Descent. Included In The Contents Sale At Hampden House, Great Hampden, Buckinghamshire [17th-22nd April 1939] As Lot 1221 'A Set Of 6 Open Armchairs, English Early 18th Century, Of Walnut Wood.

Price Realised

£21,000

Department

Furniture

Fine Art Category

18th Century Walnut Furniture

Sale Information

FS28: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 6th October 2015
Wednesday, 7th October 2015

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 2:30pm on Wednesday, 7th October 2015 as part of the Furniture section of the sale.

Contact

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Okehampton Street, Exeter

Telephone: +44 (01392) 413100

Important Notes

Weights and measurements are approximate guidelines only, unless otherwise stated to the contrary.

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