Lot 257

Fine Pair of George III Carved Mahogany Open Armchairs

Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000

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$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

British, circa 1770, in the French style, each with upholstered back and arms with fine leaf carved hand grips on carved and deeply shaped legs with stylized leaf and bellflower chain carving, cream silk upholstery, 38 x 26-1/2 x 24 in.

Provenance: according to consignor notes, purchased Christie's, New York for $19,000; Private Collection


visible frames in very good condition, refinished and with some sun fading, upholstery good overall with only light stains and wear (frames not examined under upholstery), structurally sound and ready for use

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according to consignor notes, purchased Christie's, New York for $19,000; Private Collection