A PAIR OF REGENCY EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL AND HUGHES, CIRCA 1815
 A PAIR OF REGENCY EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL AND HUGHES, CIRCA 1815
 A PAIR OF REGENCY EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL AND HUGHES, CIRCA 1815
 A PAIR OF REGENCY EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL AND HUGHES, CIRCA 1815
 A PAIR OF REGENCY EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL AND HUGHES, CIRCA 1815
 A PAIR OF REGENCY EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL AND HUGHES, CIRCA 1815
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A PAIR OF REGENCY EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL AND HUGHES, CIRCA 1815

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD
Property from a Private Manhattan Collection

A PAIR OF REGENCY EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL AND HUGHES, CIRCA 1815

Estimate: 10,000 - 15,000 USD
Lot sold:18,900USD
(6 bids, reserve met)

Description

Property from a Private Manhattan Collection

A PAIR OF REGENCY EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL AND HUGHES, CIRCA 1815


with later brass caps and castors, the gilt-metal rosettes replaced; inside back seat rail of one bearing a paper label II 9556 MILLAR & BEATTY, LTD House Furnishers, Grafton St., DUBLIN

height 35 ½ in.; width 26 ¼ in.; depth 30 in.

90 cm; 66.5 cm; 76 cm

Condition Report

Some rubbing and losses to gilding and ebonized surface, refreshed in places, with typical minor wear, nicks and marks consistent with age. Repairs to armrests, one stile and one front foot. One chair with later front corner block. Scattered old inactive worm holes. Sturdy construction.


The lot is sold in the condition it is in at the time of sale. The condition report is provided to assist you with assessing the condition of the lot and is for guidance only. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. The images of the lot form part of the condition report for the lot. Certain images of the lot provided online may not accurately reflect the actual condition of the lot. In particular, the online images may represent colors and shades which are different to the lot's actual color and shades. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. The condition report may not refer to all faults, restoration, alteration or adaptation. The condition report is a statement of opinion only. For that reason, the condition report is not an alternative to taking your own professional advice regarding the condition of the lot. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS ONLINE CONDITION REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE/BUSINESS APPLICABLE TO THE RESPECTIVE SALE.

Provenance

Sotheby's New York, 16 October 2008, Lot 165

Mallett, New York

 A PAIR OF REGENCY EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL AND HUGHES, CIRCA 1815
Property from a Private Manhattan Collection
A PAIR OF REGENCY EBONIZED AND PARCEL-GILT ARMCHAIRS ATTRIBUTED TO MOREL AND HUGHES, CIRCA 1815
Lot Closed