A George III Pair of Giltwood Armchairs, Attributed To Gillows

Circa 1785

Height: 37" Width: 24.5" Depth: 18" Seat H:16"

Inventory Number 8506-529

Price

$32,000

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Description

With rope and bead carved showwood shield form upholstered back rests flanked by padded armrests; the bow front seat above a fluted rail; raised on foliate carved fluted tapering legs. One chair with pencil inscription"Gillows"; the other inscribed

Illustrated

Stuart, Gillows of Lancaster and London; Vol Il,
plate 147.