A pair of Regency spoon-back chairs,
each parcel-gilt and scumbled chair, decorated with an anthemion and bellflower upholstered seats, on swept legs with leaf-chased brass feet and brass castors,
94cm high (2)
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Sold for £8,200
The frames of both have gesso and gilt losses to the edges.
The frames are sound with metal supports beneath the front legs and shrinkage cracks to joints and at the top of the back of one.
Good levels of original gilding remain to the anthemion motifs.
There is a side rail moulding missing from one chair.
The upholstery is clearly later, but webbing is strong.
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Auction: The Douglas Fairbanks Jr Collection, Wed, 2nd Mar 2022
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