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SA716485

Early 18th Century Walnut Wing Chair George I Period

Price

£16,500 | $21,970 USD | €18,696 EUR
Item Number: SA716485
Date of manufacture: 18th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Box House Antiques
This antique has been viewed 33 times in the past month with the most views from France.

Description

A fine early 18th century walnut wing armchair.
Circa 1715, George I period.
This English early Georgian walnut wingback chair is raised on well-drawn carved cabriole legs.
Remarkably, after 300 years, it still retains its original gross point needlework upholstery in vibrant colors.
Of superb proportions, colour, figuring and patination.
(This could be a touch earlier, circa 1710, Queen Anne period).
Measures:
H 106 cm
D 68 cm.
W 87.5 cm
Nb. A slightly earlier antique walnut and beech wing armchair with contemporary needlework, circa 1710, sold in Christies, Lot 164, October 2015 @ £48,350 -The Property of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Sothebys sold a George II needlework-upholstered walnut wing armchair, circa 1730, Lot 22, Oct. 2013 @ £62,900.
Christies sold a similar walnut wing chair, lot 50, on 22 May 2019 @ £37,500, with†associated 18th century gros and petit point needlework,†restorations, the back seat rail replaced.
Est. 1957
CELEBRATING 60 YEARS!
Internal Ref: BHA 1132



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 18th Century.


Dimensions

Height = 106 cm (41.7")
Width = 68 cm (26.8")
Depth = 87.5 cm (34.4")


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Box House Antiques
Lymington
Hampshire
United Kingdom
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