SOLD…………………A RARE GEORGE II MAHOGANY SOFA

 
 
  • Origin : England
  • Circa Date: 1735
  • Stock No: w1171
  • Height: 99 cm ( 39 inches)
  • Width seat : 137cm ( 54 inches)
  • Depth seat : 51 cm (20 inches)
  • Guide price : SOLD
 
 
 
 
 

A rare George II mahogany chair-back sofa with twin vase shaped splats to the back centred by a scallop shell. The outward swept arms terminating with lions heads and supported by a shaped seat rail with carved cabriole legs and pad feet.

Provenance:   Lever Collection

Illustrated:    plate 53, page 62 ,“The Age Of Mahogany, A History Of English Furniture”, Percy Macquoid, published by W.& G. Foyle Ltd, Great Britain, 1938