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A fine George III Chinoiserie four-poster bed firmly attributed to GillowsA fine George III Chinoiserie four-poster bed firmly attributed to GillowsA fine George III Chinoiserie four-poster bed firmly attributed to GillowsA fine George III Chinoiserie four-poster bed firmly attributed to GillowsA fine George III Chinoiserie four-poster bed firmly attributed to GillowsA fine George III Chinoiserie four-poster bed firmly attributed to GillowsA fine George III Chinoiserie four-poster bed firmly attributed to Gillows

A fine George III Chinoiserie four-poster bed firmly attributed to Gillows, the faux rosewood front posts turned and reeded above urn supports and square section legs, the cornice parcel-gilded and applied with imitation lacquer plaques depicting Oriental landscapes including a bridge, a cottage and classical urns. English, c1800.

Footnote: Susan E Stuart, in her comprehensive study, Gillows of Lancaster and London, 1730-1840, Antique Collectors’ Club, Woodbridge, 2008 Vol I, illustrates a bed with similar posts, stamped GILLOWS LANCASTER, and a painted cornice which she describes as ‘japanned’ on pp.345, pl 403.

ITEM ID
0010
COLOR
Brown, Gold
HEIGHT
91" (231 cm)
WIDTH
60" (152 cm)
DEPTH
80" (203 cm)

Wick Antiques LTD

Charles Wallrock
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Lymington SO41 9BB
UK
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    A fine George III Chinoiserie four-poster bed firmly attributed to Gillows

    £36,500 GBP
    ~ $44,407