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English William IV Period ArmchairEnglish William IV Period ArmchairEnglish William IV Period Armchair

A Fine William IV Library Armchair

Constructed in mahogany, rising from castor shod scrolled toe cabriole legs to the front and rear, the knees carved with addorsed ‘C’ scrolls, dressed with pendant foliates; the seat frame channelled and moulded, of exuberant serpentine form: the front rail having a scallop shell to the centre, issuing richly carved foliates; the seat upholstered, and it’s padded swept arms conjoining the shaped balloon back, the serpentine toprail bearing a carved Ducal Crown, the coat of arms below, and the Latin motto, ‘Malo Mori Quam Foederi’ - ‘Death Before Dishonour’, carved on a ribband.
Circa 1835

ITEM ID
6886
DEPTH
28" (71 cm)
HEIGHT
50.5" (128 cm)
AGE
19th Century
ROOM
living room, master bedroom
STYLE
Victorian
THEME
English Country
WIDTH
28" (71 cm)
PRODUCT
Chairs
TYPE
Antique

Butchoff Antiques

James Kaye
154 Kensington Church Street
London W8 4BN
UK
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    English William IV Period Armchair

    £12,500 GBP
    ~ $15,460