A Wonderful Regency Chair. 

English circa 1815.

The double arch ebonised spoon-back above a horse hair upholstered seat on sabre legs.

Bass square cup castors.



Dimensions: 86.5cm (34”) high; 53cm (21”) wide; 58.5cm (23”) deep.


An Early 19th Century Drunkards Armchair.

English circa 1800.

The "bone" dry mahogany turned & curved armchair frame with a removable caned seat & horse hair pad cushion .


Dimensions: 89cm (35”) high; 67cm (26.5”) wide; 56cm (22”) deep.

An Overscaled Stool.

English circa 1850.

The one-piece solid elm top above four tapering oak legs.


Dimensions: 57cm (22 ½”) high; 51cm (20”) wide; 36cm (14 ½”) deep.

Sixteen Unusual Regency Mahogany

Dining Chairs.

English circa 1815.

Comprising two open armchairs & fourteen side chairs, each with a scrolled tableted toprail above a horizontal acanthus-carved splat centred by a roundel, on scrolled supports, sabre legs.

The drop-in seat re-upholstered in hand-stitched horsetail and covered in antique linen.


Dimensions: 84cm (33") high; 48cm (19") wide; 52cm (20.5") deep.

A George III Mahogany Hall Chair.

English circa 1800.

The back with carved patrae above fluted pilasters centred by a brass roundel, plain seat on turned tapering legs.

After a design by Henry Holland.

Attributed: Gillows, Lancaster.


Dimensions: 86.5cm (34") high; 53cm (21") wide; 51cm (20") deep.

A Mahogany Armchair.

English circa 1930.

The carved & curved armchair frame with old/period leather upholstery.

By Parker Knowle.


Dimensions: 91cm (36") high; 71cm (28") wide; 67.5cm (26.5") deep.

An Overscaled Foot Stool/Ottoman.

English circa 1890.

With horse hair/feather & down upholstery - sewn-in cushion, walnut turned legs, pot wheel brass castors.


Dimensions: 46cm (18”) high; 71cm (28”) wide; 71cm (28”) deep.

A Fine Set of George III Dining Chairs.

English circa 1800.

The six mahogany chairs with tapering reeded pilasters bridged by guilloche decorated splats, on turned tapering legs.

Re-upholstered in hand stitched horsetail.


By William Blackburn: An associate of Gillows.


Dimensions: 84.5cm (33 ¼") high; 49.5cm (19 ½”) wide; 47cm (18 ½”) deep.

A Regency Oak Hall Bench.

English circa 1810.

The panelled rectangular top with scrolled ends, frieze centred by

concentric roundels, sabre legs.


Dimensions: 38cm (15”) high; 168cm (66”) wide; 46cm (18”) deep.

An Overscaled 19th Century Armchair.

English circa 1860.

The linear horse hair upholstery above slightly tapering oak legs on brass castors.



Dimensions: 95cm (37.5"") high; 62cm (24.5") wide; 81cm (32") deep.

A Large 19th Century Sofa.

English circa 1840.

Upholstered in fine linen with hand stitched horse hair upholstery. The overscaled turned rosewood legs on gilt lacquer castors.

Dimensions: 69cm (27") high; 211cm (83") wide; 91.5cm (36") deep.

A Fine Pair of Regency Chairs.

English circa 1805.

The Greek key & lyre shaped back-splat above a saddle seat on sabre legs with roundel bosses.         Almost certainly made by Richard Cartmell & Richard Goad Fletcher in the workshop of Edward Batty, Lancashire - an associate of Gillows.

Dimensions: 84cm (33") high; 48cm (19") wide; 51cm (20") deep.

A Fine Howard & Sons Open Armchair.

English circa 1890.

The mahogany cabriole legs, arms & scroll feet carved with anthemion & acanthus leaf detailing. 

Re-upholstered in horsetail, tailored in brushed cotton, finished in hand-patinated close nailing.

Stamped ‘Howard & Sons, Berners Street’.

Dimensions: 94cm (37") high; 69cm (27") wide; 69cm (27") deep.

A Pair of George II Curule Stools.

English circa 1760.

In mahogany with finely turned stretchers & roundel bosses..

Dimensions: 46cm (18") high; 53cm (21") wide; 39cm (15.5") deep.

A George III Mahogany Hall Chair.

English circa 1800

The large roundel, perched on a c-scroll waist, above a serpentine seat with circular panel, square tapering legs with stretchers.

Dimensions: 96cm (38") high; 46cm (18") wide; 43cm (17") deep.

A Fine Large Regency Sofa.

English circa 1810.


The fluted mahogany sabre legs on brass square cup castors. Re-upholstered in hand-stitched horsetail and covered in hessian.


Dimensions: 85cm (33.5") high; 199cm (78.5") wide; 84cm (33") deep.

A 19th Century Bobbin Armchair.

English circa 1840.

The bobbin-turned frame with caned seat

and sabre back legs. The leather squab cushion

and padded armrests upholstered in

hand-stitched horsetail.


Dimensions: 90cm (35 ½”) high; 55cm (22”) wide; 54cm (21 ½”) deep.

A George II Mahogany Hall Chair.

English circa 1750.


Of sgabello form, the curved solid mahogany back displaying a painted crest above a monogram with the initials ‘JC’, panelled seat on shaped front legs.


Dimensions: 98cm (38 ½”) high; 44cm (17 ¼”) wide; 54.5cm (21 ½”) deep.

An Early 19th Century Oak Hall Chair.

English circa 1810.


The unusual architectural back centred by an oval medallion flanked by tapering Doric pilasters, profiled by turned bosses, on ring-turned faceted front legs & swept back legs.

Dimensions: 86cm (34") high; 44cm (17.5") wide; 48cm (19") deep.


A George III Mahogany Open Armchair.

English circa 1780.

The curved back, shaped arms & saddle seat on turned tapering front & oblique back legs.

Re-upholstered in hand-stitched horsetail, covered in  antique linen, finished in hand-patinated close nailing.


Dimensions: 91.5cm (36") high; 60cm (23.5") wide; 58cm (23") deep.

A Pair of George II Mahogany Hall Chairs.

English circa 1750.

Of sgabello form, the curved solid mahogany back displaying a finely painted crest of an Eagle with a kidney in its mouth, the panelled seat on shaped front legs.




Provenance: Benjamin Kidney, Knuston Hall, Northamptonshire.

Dimensions: 99cm (39") high; 41cm (16") wide; 51cm (20") deep.

A George III Fanback Side Chair.

English circa 1790.

The shaped mahogany top-rail above a pierced

and waisted splat, on fine fluted legs joined by an H-stretcher. Re-upholstered in horsetail & covered in antique glazed linen.

Attributed to Gillows.

Dimensions: 91cm (36") high; 55cm (21.5") wide; 57cm (22.5") deep.

A Rare 19th Century Astronomer's Armchair.

English circa 1860.

The unusual raked arms on line-decorated uprights. Re-upholstered in horsetail, covered in antique leather from the Metta Catharina shipwreck of 1786, finished in hand-patinated close nailing.

Dimensions: 97cm (38") high; 61cm (24") wide; 71cm (28") deep.

A Rare Gordon Russell Stool.

English 1923.

Fine chamfered oak frieze & legs. Original tan leather seat centred by unusual circular pierced decoration, brass space nailing.


Copper label to the underside inscribed: ‘The Russell Workshops Ltd, Broadway, Worcestershire’.


One of Gordon Russell's earliest and most successful Cotswold School pieces, Design no. 39.

Dimensions: 35cm (15") a cube.

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