A pair of yew and elm low hoop back Windsor chairs,
mid-19th century, Nottinghamshire, each with a central fir tree motif splat and raised on double ring-turned supports united by a crinoline stretcher, terminating in ball supports,
97cm high (2)
A similar example, figure NE272, can be seen in B Cotton, 'The English Regional Chair', p.177. Cotton compares the regional design of the underarm supports with a known example by John Gabbitass of Worksop (fl.1822-1839).
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Sold for £700
One with a replaced beech section to the top left leg. Both with a little wobble but reasonably sturdy. Some splits, knocks, surface wear and scratches. One arm support strengthened to the underside with a wedge. Faint traces of woodworm to the underside of one seat. Generally in fair order and good quality with well chosen and well figured timbers.
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Auction: Fine Interiors - Two Day Sale - Live Online, Wed, 30th Jun 2021
We are delighted to present a selection of highlights from our second Fine Interiors sale of 2021, featuring over 750 lots of furniture, works of art, paintings and silver that demonstrate the very best in classical and contemporary furnishings.
Leading the sale will be the selected contents from the historic London property, Farm House, Farm Street, Mayfair, including an impressive Royal Louis XV meuble d'entrée made for the King at Château de Fontainebleau. Other collections featured in the sale include those from Folly Mill, Thaxted, Rivenhall Place, Essex, and Barrington Hall, Essex, offering a wide-ranging sale to suit variety of tastes and styles.
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