Lot 537 , A set of six George II red walnut side chairs, W.2ft 1in. D.2ft 1in. H.2ft 11in.
A set of six George II red walnut side chairs, with upholstered backs and seats on all round cabriole legs, shell knees with claw and ball feet, W.2ft 1in. D.2ft 1in. H.2ft 11in.
Some underseat stretchers replaces, 2 - 3 'ear' pieces damaged, one chair has had all legs off at some point and badly re-glued back on, evidence of old worm (not active), evidence of old restoration attempts, feet scuffed through use. There is no doubt over the age.
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Sold for £5,500