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    AN IRISH GEORGE II WALNUT ARMCHAIR
    probably Ireland, circa 1740
    Unmarked
    41-1/2 x 31-1/2 x 22 inches (105.4 x 80.0 x 55.9 cm)

    The armchair with elegant yoke form back, stiles rising in in-ward scroll culminating in carved volutes, with solid urn-shaped splat, out-scrolled arms meet stile in graceful transition, cabriole leg with stylized foliate knee and ball and claw foot, rear cabriole leg with pad foot, slip seat upholstered in period needlepoint depicting court figures in a garden landscape.

    Provenance:
    Hyde Park Antiques, New York, New York


    Condition Report*: in fine condition with wear commensurate with age, indication of  repair to fastening of arm support at chair rail
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2010
    26th Wednesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
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