H: 36.5 in / 92 cm | W: 25.5 in / 64 cm | D: 30 in / 75 cmDescription
A Good Pair of Library Bergère Armchairs of the Regency Period
Attributed to Gillows
Constructed in Honduras mahogany, rising from brass castor shod feet, the front legs ring-turned and tapering, having reeded downswept arms and a conforming toprail; the seat, sides and backs with double caning, with black leather seat squab, armrests, and back.
A closely related pair of armchairs, stamped Gillows, sold at Sotheby's, London, for £83,650 (Sotheby's London, 4 July 2002, lot 153).REF No. 9394