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FS40: Two Day Fine Art Sale

A Fine Set of Eight George III Carved Mahogany Dining Chairs in the Manner of Robert Manwaring

Auction Lot FS40/931

A fine set of eight George III carved mahogany dining chairs in the manner of Robert Manwaring, the backs with trellis work centred with quatrefoils in blind fret geometric surrounds, serpentine top rails with incised lattice and reeded pagoda crestings and cabochon rocaille ornament, the upholstered stuff over seats with blind fret seat rails and square chamfered legs, headed with pierced fret spandrels.

A Fine Set of Eight George III Carved Mahogany Dining Chairs in the Manner of Robert Manwaring (FS40/931) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 9th October 2018 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

A fine set of eight George III carved mahogany dining chairs in the manner of Robert Manwaring, the backs with trellis work centred with quatrefoils in blind fret geometric surrounds, serpentine top rails with incised lattice and reeded pagoda crestings and cabochon rocaille ornament, the upholstered stuff over seats with blind fret seat rails and square chamfered legs, headed with pierced fret spandrels.

Notes

A similar set of fourteen chairs was sold from the collection of Captain CW D Worthington, Kingston Russell House, Dorset, Christies, 24th September 1984.

Provenance

Kingsnympton Park, Devon.

Price Realised

£30,000

Department

Furniture

Sale Information

FS40: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 9th October 2018
Wednesday, 10th October 2018

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 2:30pm on Wednesday, 10th October 2018 as part of the Furniture section of the sale.

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Okehampton Street, Exeter

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Important Notes

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