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FS34: Two Day Fine Art Sale

By Shapland and Petter, Barnstaple - An Arts and Crafts Oak Settle

Auction Lot FS34/1281

By Shapland and Petter, Barnstaple - An Arts and Crafts oak settle, the back with serpentine top rail and inset copper panel 'Welcome ever Smiles' flanked by stylised flowerheads having shaped vertical splats headed with inverted hearts the curved arm supports with twin pierced hearts to the panel below, the solid serpentine fronted seat on square section legs, united by stretchers, 107cm (3ft 6in) long.

By Shapland and Petter, Barnstaple - An Arts and Crafts Oak Settle (FS34/1281) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 11th April 2017 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

By Shapland and Petter, Barnstaple - An Arts and Crafts oak settle, the back with serpentine top rail and inset copper panel 'Welcome ever Smiles' flanked by stylised flowerheads having shaped vertical splats headed with inverted hearts the curved arm supports with twin pierced hearts to the panel below, the solid serpentine fronted seat on square section legs, united by stretchers, 107cm (3ft 6in) long.

Notes

The inscription 'Welcome Ever Smiles' is taken from Shakespeares Troilus and Cressida. A similar settle by Shapland and Petter sold in these rooms on 23rd October 2013, Lot 1101 for £2, 800. For a somewhat similar settle see Daryl Bennett-Shapland & Petter Ltd of Barnstaple, Arts & Crafts Furniture page 58, plate 4-34.

Price Realised

£5,200

Department

Furniture

Fine Art Category

20th Century Furniture

Sale Information

FS34: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 11th April 2017
Wednesday, 12th April 2017

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 2:30pm on Wednesday, 12th April 2017 as part of the Furniture section of the sale.

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