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Pair Of Early C19th Regency Period Oak Hall Or Footman’s Chairs By Gillows Of Lancaster.


£1,250 | $1,541 USD | €1,414 EUR
Item Number: SA824565
Date of manufacture: Regency
Current Status: For sale
Seller: M Lees and Sons
This antique has been viewed 31 times in the past month with the most views from Finland.


Pair of early C19th Regency period oak hall or footman’s chairs by Gillows of Lancaster.
Smart pair of oak hall chairs raised on turned and reeded forelegs with ‘peg’ toes, and each stamped beneath the frame on the front bar by the esteemed cabinet-making firm of Gillows of Lancaster. GILLOWS LANCASTER .
The underside of the seats with original blocks and bracing bars demonstrating the overall build quality.
The solid oak seats with channeled detail with re-entrant corners to the edges , the seat frames with panelled reserves to the sides and front . The scrolled and shaped carved backs with a central ribbed ‘shell’ type panel . The reverse of the backs with carved-out concave ‘finger-grips’ for ease of movement
In excellent original condition with no breaks , damage or repairs. The seats of each with a shrinkage gap between the boards .
Good mellow colour and patina, the backs showing subtle medullary-ray figuring to the well-selected oak .
In strong and sturdy condition.
H 36”
W 18”
D 16”
England c. 1820
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 .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
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 218


This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Regency.


Height = 90 cm (35.4")
Width = 45 cm (17.7")
Depth = 40 cm (15.7")

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

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