Ernest William Gimson (1864 - 1919)
One of a pair, revivalist style mahogany side chair with rush slip seat.
Marks and inscriptions
Branded on the reverse of the rear seat rail, 'E.R. VII and [...]ONATION'; screwed on to the same member, a brass plate engraved 'COUNTESS OF JERSEY/Coronation of Kind Edward VII/August 9th 1902'; stamped on reverse of the front seat rail but not clear or completely ledgible '[F.HANSON 8]'; stamped on the front, sinister corner block of the slip seat 'F HANSON' and '8'.
Makers and roles
Ernest William Gimson (1864 - 1919), designer F. Hanson, maker