late c19th george ii period style carved mahogany stool or windowseat with needlework tapestry covered top

Late C19th George II period style carved mahogany stool or window-seat with needlework tapestry covered top.


Price

£1,150
| $1,603 USD | €1,340 EUR


Item Ref

ML 1911

Description

Late C19th George II style carved mahogany stool or window-seat with needlework tapestry covered top .
Free-standing oblong stool of large proportions raised on 6 well-carved cabriole-legged supports with carved 'hairy-paw' lions' feet . The top of the leg with carved scrolling acanthus leaf decoration with a central 'hare-bells' in early the early C18th manner. The edge of the frame with carved gadrooned moulding.
Covered in period-style gros-point needlework or tapestry cover with a braided edge, featuring multi-coloured flowers on a brown background.
In excellent original condition with no damage or repairs to the frame or damage to the needlework. The upholstered seat in good strong condition with strong and stable webbed base to underside.
The mahogany frame with original polished surface which has achieved a good rich period style patination and colour.
Would work equally well as a centrepiece stool or coffee-table, as a window or hall seat , or for use at the end of a bed .
H 19"
W 58"
D 19"
England c. 1890
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
www.leesantiquesworcester.com.
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 1911


Dimensions

Height = 48 cm (19")
Width = 147 cm (58")
Depth = 48 cm (19")



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