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Object of the Week – George II Carved Walnut Wing Back Armchair

George II Carved Walnut Wing Back Armchair

c.1735
H:114.3cm    W: 85.5cm    Depth: 76.2cm
£13,900

A superb English George II walnut wing back armchair of excellent shape & proportions. The back with straight top flanked by out swept side wings, scrolling outwards to form armrests which terminate in an elegant tightly scrolled column. The seat section of a gentle bowed shape, supported on acanthus and flowerhead-carved cabriole legs terminating in ball-and-claw feet raised on casters and with swept rear cabriole legs terminating in a pad shaped foot.

In excellent condition, the chair has been completely stripped to the frame, joints tightened or repaired where necessary. Re-upholstered in a handmade fabric woven on a traditional 18th century loom.

Millington Adams
By appointment
Knutsford
Cheshire

+44 (0)1565 745012
+44 (0)7957 383381
[email protected]
www.millingtonadams.com

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