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COLEFAX AND FOWLER, THEN AND NOW: COLLECTIONS FROM HAMBLEDEN MANOR, LUSHILL, AND 39 BROOK STREET, MAYFAIR

by Christie's South Kensington Catalogue 10 Jul 2013 10:30 BST

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London

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  • 85 Old Brompton Road
  • South Kensington
  • London
  • SW7 3LD
  • United Kingdom

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AN ITALIAN GILTWOOD OVERMANTEL 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY VENICE Of arched form with shaped sides

Lot 1

AN ITALIAN GILTWOOD OVERMANTEL 19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY VENICE Of arched form with shaped sides 77 in. (196 cm.) high; 67 in. (170 cm.) wide Vie...

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A GROUP OF THIRTEEN CHINESE BLANC-DE-CHINE-STYLE GLAZED VESSELS MODERN Each of varying form The

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A GROUP OF THIRTEEN CHINESE BLANC-DE-CHINE-STYLE GLAZED VESSELS MODERN Each of varying form The tallest: 12½ in. (32 cm.) high (13) View on C...

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A GEOMETRIC NEEDLEWORK-COVERED OTTOMAN BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN 15 in. (38 cm.) high; 59

Lot 3

A GEOMETRIC NEEDLEWORK-COVERED OTTOMAN BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN 15 in. (38 cm.) high; 59 in. (150 cm.) wide; 36¼ in. (92 cm.) deep View on...

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A PAIR OF FOUR-FOLD TOILE-DE-JOUY PRINTED-COTTON SCREENS OF LARGE SIZE COMMISSIONED FOR THE REX

Lot 4

A PAIR OF FOUR-FOLD TOILE-DE-JOUY PRINTED-COTTON SCREENS OF LARGE SIZE COMMISSIONED FOR THE REX WHISTLER EXHIBITION, 39 BROOK STREET, MAYFAIR, 20...

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A PAIR OF FOUR-FOLD TOILE-DE-JOUY PRINTED-COTTON SCREENS OF LARGE SIZE COMMISSIONED FOR THE REX

Lot 5

A PAIR OF FOUR-FOLD TOILE-DE-JOUY PRINTED-COTTON SCREENS OF LARGE SIZE COMMISSIONED FOR THE REX WHISTLER EXHIBITION, 39 BROOK STREET, MAYFAIR, 20...

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A PAIR OF QUEEN ANNE-STYLE BEECH SOFAS LATE 20TH CENTURY Each with arched back covered in red

Lot 6

A PAIR OF QUEEN ANNE-STYLE BEECH SOFAS LATE 20TH CENTURY Each with arched back covered in red linen on square legs and castors 37 in. (94 cm.) ...

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AN ART-DECO-STYLE BRONZED-METAL STONE-TOPPED LOW TABLE LATE 20TH CENTURY Of rectangular form on

Lot 7

AN ART-DECO-STYLE BRONZED-METAL STONE-TOPPED LOW TABLE LATE 20TH CENTURY Of rectangular form on columnar supports 15 in. (38 cm.) high; 60¼ in....

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A PAIR OF ROSEWOOD ARMCHAIRS MID-19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY PORTUGUESE Each with cream close-nailed

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A PAIR OF ROSEWOOD ARMCHAIRS MID-19TH CENTURY, POSSIBLY PORTUGUESE Each with cream close-nailed padded back and seat 34¼ in. (87 cm.) high; 23 ...

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A PAIR OF GLASS AND PERSPEX OCCASSIONAL TABLES MODERN 20 in. (51 cm.) high; 25½ in. (65 cm.) wide;

Lot 9

A PAIR OF GLASS AND PERSPEX OCCASSIONAL TABLES MODERN 20 in. (51 cm.) high; 25½ in. (65 cm.) wide; 19¼ in. (49 cm.) deep (2) View on Christie'...

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A PERSPEX AND GLASS COFFEE TABLE MODERN 13 in. (33 cm.) high; 61¼ in. (156 cm.) wide; 55¼ in. (141

Lot 10

A PERSPEX AND GLASS COFFEE TABLE MODERN 13 in. (33 cm.) high; 61¼ in. (156 cm.) wide; 55¼ in. (141 cm.) deep View on Christie's.com ...[more]

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A CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT LACQUER CABINET CIRCA 1820-40 With two panelled doors enclosing

Lot 11

A CHINESE EXPORT BLACK AND GILT LACQUER CABINET CIRCA 1820-40 With two panelled doors enclosing a fitted interior of two short and three long dr...

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A PAIR OF DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE VASES AND COVERS CIRCA 1770, PAINTED AP MARK FOR ANTHONY

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A PAIR OF DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE VASES AND COVERS CIRCA 1770, PAINTED AP MARK FOR ANTHONY PENNIS AT DE TWEE SCHEEPJES Each painted with figu...

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SEVEN AFRICAN MUD-CLOTH CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN Each with contrasting backing and

Lot 13

SEVEN AFRICAN MUD-CLOTH CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN Each with contrasting backing and piped edge 18 x 18 in. (46 x 46 cm.) (7) Vie...

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A PAIR OF WHITE-PAINTED TERRACOTTA LAMPS MODERN Modelled as pineapples on giltwood plinth bases,

Lot 14

A PAIR OF WHITE-PAINTED TERRACOTTA LAMPS MODERN Modelled as pineapples on giltwood plinth bases, fitted for electricity 37 in. (94 cm.) high, e...

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A SET OF THREE LINEN TIE-DYE CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN Each: 19 x 17½ in. (48 x 44.

Lot 15

A SET OF THREE LINEN TIE-DYE CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN Each: 19 x 17½ in. (48 x 44.5 cm.) Together with a set of four indigo-colou...

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A COLLECTION OF EIGHT MONOCHROME AND FLAMBE-GLAZED VASES 18TH CENTURY AND LATER Each of varying

Lot 16

A COLLECTION OF EIGHT MONOCHROME AND FLAMBE-GLAZED VASES 18TH CENTURY AND LATER Each of varying form The tallest: 16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) high (8)...

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A WHITE-PAINTED STONE-TOPPED SIDE TABLE 20TH CENTURY The rectangular polished stone top on

Lot 17

A WHITE-PAINTED STONE-TOPPED SIDE TABLE 20TH CENTURY The rectangular polished stone top on square tapering supports 33 in. (84 cm.) high; 85 in...

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A NORTH EUROPEAN WHITE-PAINTED BERGERE CIRCA 1930, PROBABLY SWEDISH With padded back, sides and

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A NORTH EUROPEAN WHITE-PAINTED BERGERE CIRCA 1930, PROBABLY SWEDISH With padded back, sides and squab cushion, covered in charcoal-coloured cott...

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AN ITALIAN OAK AND ALABASTER CENTRE TABLE CIRCA 1950 The polished circular top on a triform

Lot 19

AN ITALIAN OAK AND ALABASTER CENTRE TABLE CIRCA 1950 The polished circular top on a triform base 30 in. (76 cm.) high; 51 in. (130 cm.) diamete...

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A TOLE-PEINTE AND BARK STANDARD LAMP BY MAX ROLLITT, MODERN Fitted for electricity 69¼ in. (176

Lot 20

A TOLE-PEINTE AND BARK STANDARD LAMP BY MAX ROLLITT, MODERN Fitted for electricity 69¼ in. (176 cm.) high, excluding fitments View on Christie...

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A PAIR OF FRENCH TOLE-PEINTE WALL-LIGHTS MID-20TH CENTURY Modelled as lemon trees, the

Lot 21

A PAIR OF FRENCH TOLE-PEINTE WALL-LIGHTS MID-20TH CENTURY Modelled as lemon trees, the decoration refreshed, fitted for electricity 39 in. (74 c...

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AN ITALIAN WHITE GLAZED PORCELAIN VASE LAMP CIRCA 1950-60 With deep spiral moulding, fitted for

Lot 22

AN ITALIAN WHITE GLAZED PORCELAIN VASE LAMP CIRCA 1950-60 With deep spiral moulding, fitted for electrity 40 in. (101.5 cm.) high, excluding fi...

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A PAIR OF WHITE-PAINTED COCKPEN ARMCHAIRS SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY Each with drop-in seat

Lot 23

A PAIR OF WHITE-PAINTED COCKPEN ARMCHAIRS SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY Each with drop-in seat covered in trellis-pattern cream and coral-coloured co...

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A FRENCH EBONISED LIBRARY ARMCHAIR MID-19TH CENTURY The back and seat with squab cushions, on

Lot 24

A FRENCH EBONISED LIBRARY ARMCHAIR MID-19TH CENTURY The back and seat with squab cushions, on brass castors, covered in mustard buttoned nubuck ...

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AN ART DECO EBONISED AND BIRCH-MOUNTED DESK CIRCA 1930-40 With black leather-lined top above a

Lot 25

AN ART DECO EBONISED AND BIRCH-MOUNTED DESK CIRCA 1930-40 With black leather-lined top above a kneehole with two drawers on each side, the rever...

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A VICTORIAN PARCEL-GILT AND EBONISED PAPIER-MACHE MIRROR BY JENNENS & BETTRIDGE, CIRCA 1840 The

Lot 26

A VICTORIAN PARCEL-GILT AND EBONISED PAPIER-MACHE MIRROR BY JENNENS & BETTRIDGE, CIRCA 1840 The rectangular plate within patterned borders 32 x...

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AN EBONISED OCCASIONAL TABLE LATE 19TH CENTURY, IN THE MANNER OF E.W.GODWIN 22 in. (56 cm.)

Lot 27

AN EBONISED OCCASIONAL TABLE LATE 19TH CENTURY, IN THE MANNER OF E.W.GODWIN 22 in. (56 cm.) high; 15¼ in. (39 cm.) wide; 15½ in. (40 cm.) deep ...

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FOUR RED-LACQUERED CANDELSTICK LAMPS EARLY 20TH CENTURY Fitted for electricity, the decoration

Lot 28

FOUR RED-LACQUERED CANDELSTICK LAMPS EARLY 20TH CENTURY Fitted for electricity, the decoration refreshed, minor variations The tallest: 26 in. ...

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A PAIR OF BRASS-MOUNTED EBONISED TRAY TABLES THE TRAYS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY Each with

Lot 29

A PAIR OF BRASS-MOUNTED EBONISED TRAY TABLES THE TRAYS, LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY Each with central reserve painted with feasting putti, now ...

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THREE DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE VASE LAMPS 18TH CENTURY AND LATER Painted in the Chinese style

Lot 30

THREE DUTCH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE VASE LAMPS 18TH CENTURY AND LATER Painted in the Chinese style with stylised foliage, fitted for electricity Th...

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AN ENGLISH SILVER AND BLUE PAINTED RATTAN-COVERED OAK AND BAMBOO DRINKS TROLLEY CIRCA 1930 With two

Lot 31

AN ENGLISH SILVER AND BLUE PAINTED RATTAN-COVERED OAK AND BAMBOO DRINKS TROLLEY CIRCA 1930 With two tiers on castors, with a label for 'Elite Can...

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SIX FRENCH INDIGO COTTON CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN Each with contrasting backing, two

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SIX FRENCH INDIGO COTTON CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN Each with contrasting backing, two with lilac printed cotton piped edges 14 x 22...

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A PAIR OF ENGLISH OAK LAMP TABLES BY HOWE, MODERN Each stamped 'C.P.HOWE/BOURNE ST. SW1' 29

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A PAIR OF ENGLISH OAK LAMP TABLES BY HOWE, MODERN Each stamped 'C.P.HOWE/BOURNE ST. SW1' 29 in. (74 cm.) high; 18½ in. (47 cm.) wide; 17½ in. (...

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A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE-ROSE BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS 20TH CENTURY Each painted with a bold

Lot 34

A PAIR OF CHINESE FAMILLE-ROSE BALUSTER VASES AND COVERS 20TH CENTURY Each painted with a bold floral design with birds 16 in. (41 cm.) high ...

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A FRENCH TULIPWOOD CHEST LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY The Gris St. Anne marble top above canted

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A FRENCH TULIPWOOD CHEST LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY The Gris St. Anne marble top above canted angles 56¼ in. (143 cm.) high; 40½ in. (103 cm....

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A FRENCH BUTTONED-DOWN THREE-SEAT SOFA SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY Covered in indigo coloured cotton

Lot 36

A FRENCH BUTTONED-DOWN THREE-SEAT SOFA SECOND HALF 20TH CENTURY Covered in indigo coloured cotton 34¼ in. (87 cm.) high; 66 in. (168 cm.) wide ...

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A SET OF SIX FRENCH EMBROIDERED COTTON CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN 19¾ x 14½ (37 x 50

Lot 37

A SET OF SIX FRENCH EMBROIDERED COTTON CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN 19¾ x 14½ (37 x 50 cm.) (6) View on Christie's.com ...[more]

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A GEORGE II MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIR MID-18TH CENTURY With turned spindle back and later drop-in seat

Lot 38

A GEORGE II MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIR MID-18TH CENTURY With turned spindle back and later drop-in seat covered in light green wool, stamped 'TH' 38 in...

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A PAIR OF FRENCH TOLE-PEINTE TWO-LIGHT WALL-LIGHTS 20TH CENTURY Modelled as a floral spray,

Lot 39

A PAIR OF FRENCH TOLE-PEINTE TWO-LIGHT WALL-LIGHTS 20TH CENTURY Modelled as a floral spray, wired for electricity 19 in. (49 cm.) high (2) Vi...

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A NORTH ITALIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED TERRACOTTA BALUSTER VASE AND COVER 19TH CENTURY Painted overall

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A NORTH ITALIAN POLYCHROME-PAINTED TERRACOTTA BALUSTER VASE AND COVER 19TH CENTURY Painted overall with flower sprays and foliage, decoration re...

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A PAIR OF WHITE AND GREEN PAINTED STANDS PROBABLY 18TH CENTURY, THE OTHER, 20TH CENTURY The

Lot 41

A PAIR OF WHITE AND GREEN PAINTED STANDS PROBABLY 18TH CENTURY, THE OTHER, 20TH CENTURY The decoration refreshed to each 51½ in. (131 cm.) high...

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A REGENCY-STYLE UPHOLSTERED WINDOW SEAT MID-20TH CENTURY Covered in marbleised cotton on

Lot 42

A REGENCY-STYLE UPHOLSTERED WINDOW SEAT MID-20TH CENTURY Covered in marbleised cotton on tapering legs 30 in. (76 cm.) high; 60½ in. (154 cm.) ...

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A LATE GEORGE III BUFF-PAINTED WATERFALL BOOKCASE EARLY 19TH CENTURY With two small drawers 42½

Lot 43

A LATE GEORGE III BUFF-PAINTED WATERFALL BOOKCASE EARLY 19TH CENTURY With two small drawers 42½ in. (108 cm.) high; 36¼ in. (92 cm.) wide; 12 i...

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A DAVID HICKS CHECKED-COTTON UPHOLSTERED ARMCHAIR CIRCA 1960 34½ in. (88 cm.) high; 24½ in. (63

Lot 44

A DAVID HICKS CHECKED-COTTON UPHOLSTERED ARMCHAIR CIRCA 1960 34½ in. (88 cm.) high; 24½ in. (63 cm.) wide; 21 in. (53.5 cm.) deep View on Chris...

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NINE CERISE SWAT-VALLEY EMBROIDERY CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN Four with ochre-coloured

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NINE CERISE SWAT-VALLEY EMBROIDERY CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN Four with ochre-coloured backing, five with dark-green wool backing S...

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A PAIR OF ARTS AND CRAFTS OAK SIDE TABLES RETAILED BY LIBERTY, CIRCA 1900 Each on turned supports,

Lot 46

A PAIR OF ARTS AND CRAFTS OAK SIDE TABLES RETAILED BY LIBERTY, CIRCA 1900 Each on turned supports, formerly with castors 29¼ in. (74 cm.) high;...

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A GEORGE III YEWWOOD ELBOW CHAIR LATE 18TH CENTURY With drop-in seat covered in chequered wool

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A GEORGE III YEWWOOD ELBOW CHAIR LATE 18TH CENTURY With drop-in seat covered in chequered wool 35¾ in. (91 cm.) high; 22½ in. (57 cm.) wide; 19...

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A VENETIAN ETCHED-GLASS OVAL MIRROR CIRCA 1900 AND EMBELLISHED IN THE FIRST HALF OF THE 20TH

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A VENETIAN ETCHED-GLASS OVAL MIRROR CIRCA 1900 AND EMBELLISHED IN THE FIRST HALF OF THE 20TH CENTURY The etched border plates with embellished m...

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A PAIR OF CHINESE LILAC GLAZED VASES 20TH CENTURY Each of baluster form 16 in. (41 cm.) high (

Lot 49

A PAIR OF CHINESE LILAC GLAZED VASES 20TH CENTURY Each of baluster form 16 in. (41 cm.) high (2) View on Christie's.com ...[more]

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A FRENCH PARCEL-GILT WROUGHT-IRON CONSOLE TABLE FIRST-HALF 20TH CENTURY, IN THE MANNER OF GILBERT

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A FRENCH PARCEL-GILT WROUGHT-IRON CONSOLE TABLE FIRST-HALF 20TH CENTURY, IN THE MANNER OF GILBERT POILLERAT The variegated pink marble top above...

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AN ITALIAN GILTWOOD OVAL PICTURE FRAME MIRROR LATE 17TH CENTURY The later plate within carved

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AN ITALIAN GILTWOOD OVAL PICTURE FRAME MIRROR LATE 17TH CENTURY The later plate within carved borders 56 x 41¼ in. (142 x 104.5 cm.) View on C...

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A PAIR OF SIBYL COLEFAX AND JOHN FOWLER 1930S STYLE SOFAS MODERN Each with scalloped back and

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A PAIR OF SIBYL COLEFAX AND JOHN FOWLER 1930S STYLE SOFAS MODERN Each with scalloped back and sides with piped outline 34¼ in. (87 cm.) high; 7...

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A LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED BERGERE CIRCA 1775 Covered in cream coloured linen damask, with remains

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A LOUIS XVI GREY-PAINTED BERGERE CIRCA 1775 Covered in cream coloured linen damask, with remains of a blue paper label to the underside printed ...

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A SET OF SIX LOUIS XV WALNUT SIDE CHAIRS MID-18TH CENTURY Each with cartouche-shaped back on

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A SET OF SIX LOUIS XV WALNUT SIDE CHAIRS MID-18TH CENTURY Each with cartouche-shaped back on cabriole legs 35 in. (89 cm.) high; 23 in. (58.5 c...

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A LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL CHERRYWOOD COMMODE-EN-ARBELETE MID-18TH CENTURY With three drawers on

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A LOUIS XV PROVINCIAL CHERRYWOOD COMMODE-EN-ARBELETE MID-18TH CENTURY With three drawers on short cabriole legs, the metalwork associated 37 in...

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FOUR AFRICAN KUBA-KASAI CLOTH CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN Each with contrasting

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FOUR AFRICAN KUBA-KASAI CLOTH CUSHIONS BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN Each with contrasting backing, various sizes The largest: 22 x 23 in. (56 ...

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AN AFRICAN KUBA CLOTH-COVERED OTTOMAN BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN On ebonised tapering feet 15½

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AN AFRICAN KUBA CLOTH-COVERED OTTOMAN BY COLEFAX AND FOWLER, MODERN On ebonised tapering feet 15½ in. (39.5 cm.) high; 51¼ in. (130 cm.) wide; ...

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A PAIR OF EMPIRE STYLE GILT-BRASS AND BRONZED COLUMNAR LAMPS EARLY 20TH CENTURY Fitted for

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A PAIR OF EMPIRE STYLE GILT-BRASS AND BRONZED COLUMNAR LAMPS EARLY 20TH CENTURY Fitted for electricity 32 in. (83 cm.) high, excluding fitments...

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV-STYLE BEECH SIDE CHAIRS EARLY 20TH CENTURY, IN THE MANNER OF MAISON JANSEN

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A PAIR OF LOUIS XV-STYLE BEECH SIDE CHAIRS EARLY 20TH CENTURY, IN THE MANNER OF MAISON JANSEN Covered in sage green cotton with appliqué ornamen...

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III-STYLE GILTWOOD GIRANDOLES MODERN Ornamented with trailing husk swags 29¼ in.

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A PAIR OF GEORGE III-STYLE GILTWOOD GIRANDOLES MODERN Ornamented with trailing husk swags 29¼ in. (74 cm.) high; 13 in. (33 cm.) wide (2) Vie...

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