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Chippendale Mahogany Gainsborough Armchair

Code: 405I     Dimensions:W 27" (68.6 cm)H 37" (94 cm)D 25.5" (64.8 cm)

£29,750.00
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A superb Chippendale Period carved Mahogany Gainsborough armchair, the camel back flanked by arms with upholstered elbow pads and carved terminals raised on carved scrolled uprights, the seat above a rococo foliate carved frieze and raised on correspondingly carved French cabriole legs terminating in scrolled feet.

 

 

Circa 1755

Price :£29,750-00p.

H:37”, 94 cms, W:27”, 68.5 cms, D:25.5”, 65  cms.

 

The exquisite carving on all the Mahogany show parts of the frame are an important  indication of the outstanding quality of this rare example. Chairs like this are known to have been made by Thomas Chippendale for his most important commissions.

 

Lit: Christie’s Dumfries House Sale, Vol. 1 lots,28,29, 50, 51,52, July 2007

T Chippendale “The Gentleman and Cabinet-Makers Director” 1762 plates XIX TO XXIII

 

Chippendale Mahogany Gainsborough Armchair
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