antique yew wood windsor chair

 










 
fine windsor chair

made from yew wood and elm with a deep caramel patina this is handsome and comfortable chair.  the  fretted back splat and well turned legs exude quality. there is a small iron ferrule  added to the foot of the left front leg, this is a common C19th repair to prevent a split from worsening.
english. north east midlands, this chair bears strong resemblance to the work of  benjamin gilling of worksop. Circa 1845

height 91.5cm (36")
width  50cm (19 3/4")
depth  39.5cm (15 1/2")

price £ 850  GBP

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