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PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

A set of sixteen Regency mahogany and caned dining chairs, circa 1810, together with two later armchairs and two later dining chairs
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299

PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN

A set of sixteen Regency mahogany and caned dining chairs, circa 1810, together with two later armchairs and two later dining chairs
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A set of sixteen Regency mahogany and caned dining chairs, circa 1810, together with two later armchairs and two later dining chairs
with a turned rope-twist top rail, the back splat carved with stylised anchors, with later dropin seats on sabre legs ending in paw feet (20)
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Provenance

Reputedly made for one of Lord Horatio Nelson’s admirals after the battle of Trafalgar;
The late T.C. Litler-Jones Esq., sold by direction of the Beneficiaries, Christie’s, London, 14 December 1967;
Anonymous sale, Christie’s, London, 4 July 1996, lot 289, where purchased by the family of the current owner.

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