A George III style serpentine mahogany stool, after a design by Thomas Chippendale
A George III style serpentine mahogany stool
after a design by Thomas Chippendale
ensuite with the previous lot
46cm. high, 60.5cm. wide, 41cm. deep
This stool, the later example offered in the sale, has been finely copied and is fractionally smaller in size. The later upholstery is very distressed and will require recovering. The legs generally good but minor old chips marks and scratches including glued repair to one pad foot. The beech seat rails in good order. Evidence of former upholstery.
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