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George III Style Shieldback ArmchairGeorge III Style Shieldback ArmchairGeorge III Style Shieldback Armchair

George III style shieldback armchair of feather and drapery design. The well carved shield back containing a Prince of Wales feather motif, with adjacent drapery swags, the feathers and drapery in contrasting lighter wood, probably pear. The projecting arms with carved rosettes and bellflowers in the same contrasting wood, and terminating in plinths above channel carved square tapering legs with spade feet in front. The rear legs of a curved, splay design.

Upholstered in a modern, Italian water moire.

Literature: Susan Stuart, Gillows, 2008, volume 1, p 135, 160- 3

Circa 1880

ITEM ID
AF16013
DEPTH
22" (56 cm)
HEIGHT
36.5" (93 cm)
CREATOR
Gillows of Lancaster
AGE
18th Century
ROOM
dining room, guest bedroom, hallway, living room, master bedroom
STYLE
Georgian
WIDTH
24" (61 cm)
TYPE
Antique

Chappell & McCullar

Michael James Chappell
600 West Shaw, suite 160
Fresno
CA 93704
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    George III Style Shieldback Armchair

    $2,750