John Gee Armchair
A mahogany with cane seat open armchair by John Gee.
Remnants of original painted decoration with the faint outline of a Greek Key motif to the backrest.
A very scarce and beautiful example of the preminant work shops out put.
London, No 49, Wardour Street, Circa 1815.
The London workshops of John Gee was listed as "Chairmaker & Turner" at No 49 Wardour Street, London from 1799, then in 1803 as "Chairmaker & Turner" to His Majesty the King.
H:81 W:51 D:52 CM (Seat Height 39 cm)
H:31.8 W:19.8 D:20 (Seat Height 15.5 inches)