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A Pair of George IV Mahogany hall chairs attributed to Gillows, circa 1825
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 6,000 USD
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286
A Pair of George IV Mahogany hall chairs attributed to Gillows, circa 1825
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 6,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Gallison Hall: The James F. Scott Collection

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A Pair of George IV Mahogany hall chairs attributed to Gillows, circa 1825

Provenance

Sotheby's London, July 17, 1998, lot 52

Catalogue Note

Several comparable examples of mahogany hall chairs survive, including a pair with identical shell backs stamped GILLOWS. LANCASTER in the Abbot Hall Art Gallery and Museum, Kendal, in the Lake District (one ill. Susan E. Stuart, Gillows of Lancaster and London, Woodbridge 2008, Vol.I p.203 pl.177).  A set of four similar chairs were supplied by Gillows in 1811 for the Rev. Holland Edwards of Pennant Conway, North Wales.

Gallison Hall: The James F. Scott Collection

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New York