Tue, 3rd Nov 2015 12:00

Maritime and Scientific Models, Instruments & Art ('Encounter')

 
  Lot 54
 

54

A FOUDROYANT TIMBER HALL CHAIR, CIRCA...

A FOUDROYANT TIMBER HALL CHAIR, CIRCA 1898
the shaped back carved with life buoy with banner inscribed Foudroyant and the date '1798-1897' above, the reverse of the backrest inscribed 'Vere', foliate etching to seat and turned legs joined by an H-stretcher, -- 37½in. (95cm.) high

Sold for £620
Estimated at £400 - £600

(inc. buyer's premium of 24%)


Condition Report
Slightly fragile condition commensurate with age.

We are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of this property. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Charles Miller Ltd is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD “AS IS” IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.

 
A FOUDROYANT TIMBER HALL CHAIR, CIRCA 1898
the shaped back carved with life buoy with banner inscribed Foudroyant and the date '1798-1897' above, the reverse of the backrest inscribed 'Vere', foliate etching to seat and turned legs joined by an H-stretcher, -- 37½in. (95cm.) high