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Early C19th George IV Period Reclining Mahogany Library Armchair In The Manner Of Robert Daws' Patent Design .


£1,400 | $1,951 USD | €1,632 EUR
Item Number: SA434941
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: M Lees and Sons
This antique has been viewed 68 times in the past month with the most views from France.


Early C19th George IV period reclining mahogany library armchair in the manner of Robert Daws' patent design .
Smart mahogany gentlemans rcling mahogany armchair in the manner of Robert Daws . Excellent quality armchair raised on shaped fluted front supports with conforming design legs to the pull-out stool/foot-rest section , all fitted with original brass castors . The arms with well-carved detail and scroll terminals with leaf-wrapped detail .
The adjustable rake back and stool/foot-rest adjusted with a sprung button release fitted into the side of the frame .The back supported by a turned lateral bar with fine detail. The shaped back legs fitted with original brass castors.
The frame in excellent condition and of rich patina and colour . In need of recovering , presented here in partially stripped state . A price for recovering in fabric of client's choice and selection can be quoted.
*Robert Daws patented his "Improved Recumbent chair" in 1827 and traded from 17, Margaret St .Cavendish Sq. London.
Though not labelled this chair is undoubtedly to his design and build quality.
H(seat) 15"
W 26"
D (closed) 36"
England c.1830
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
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Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 1611


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 102 cm (40.2")
Width = 66 cm (26.0")
Depth = 92 cm (36.2")

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M Lees and Sons
Tower House
1 Castle Place
Severn St
United Kingdom

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