1690 - 1710
Walnut and velvet
1296 x 521 x 451 mmOrder this image
Sudbury Hall, Derbyshire
One of a set of six William and Mary walnut high-backed chairs in the style of Daniel Marot; the high backs are carved with scrolls and foliage and centred by vases of flowers resting on lambrequin pediments; the seats are covered in fringed velvet, on therm-shaped and squared supports united by baluster-turned and foliated strechers.
Vernon collection transferred to the Treasury in 1967 following death of 9th Lord Vernon, and transferred to The National Trust in 1967.
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