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R 14 070
Lot 396
A Cape Regency stinkwood armchair, 19th century
  • A Cape Regency stinkwood armchair, 19th century

Lot Estimate
R 8 000 - 10 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 14 070

About this Item

A Cape Regency stinkwood armchair, 19th century


the rectangular panelled top-rail above a reeded lattice back support with conforming mid-rail, reeded arms on reeded supports, riempie seat, on square-section tapering legs joined by a later H-stretcher, minor distress

 

Provenance

From the Late Lady Ina Oppenheimer Blue Bird Farm Collection.

Literature

cf. Baraitser & Obholzer (2004) Cape Antique Furniture, Struik Publishers, Cape Town, where a near example is illustrated on page 117, fig. 565.


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