The Fine Sale | 22 November 2017
A pair of William and Mary carved walnut armchairs, circa 1690
Sold for £2200
A pair of William and Mary carved walnut armchairs, circa 1690, each rectangular padded back cornered by carved rampant lion finials, each rectangular seat flanked by acanthus carved arms with serpents mask terminals, with spiral turned uprights and legs joined at the front by a pierced scroll carved stretcher incorporating mythical creatures, each 128cm high, 66cm wide, 57cm deep
Marks, scratches and abrasions comensurate with age and use
Old splits and chips
Old worm holes throughout as one would mainly expect for chairs of this period. Some causes small losses.
some old glued repairs
The seat rails are covered with upholstery so we cannot guarantee the originality of these
Overall the chairs are of solid useable structure.
Some impressed marks to seats.
Wednesday 22 November 2017, 10.00am
Sunday 19 November
10am - 2pm
Monday 20 November
9am - 5.30pm
Tuesday 21 November
9.00am - 4.30pm
Day of sale from 8.30am