Edward Welby Pugin - Design Masters New York Tuesday, December 15, 2015 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    H. Blairman & Sons Ltd., London

  • Literature

    Jeremy Cooper, Victorian and Edwardian Furniture and Interiors: From the Gothic Revival to Art Nouveau, London, 1998, p. 54, fig. 117
    The John Scott Collection: Architect-Designers from Pugin to Voysey, vol. 8, The Fine Art Society, London, 2014-2015, p. 55. cat. no. 53

  • Catalogue Essay

    Edward Welby Pugin most likely designed the present lot for the Granville Hotel, Ramsgate, Kent. An example of the en suite side chair is in the permanent collection of the The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York and is similarly inscribed with 1237 to the underside.



circa 1870
Partially ebonized walnut.
25 x 60 1/4 x 34 3/8 in. (63.5 x 153 x 87.3 cm)
Underside impressed with 1205.

$40,000 - 60,000 

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Design Masters

New York Auction 15 December 2015 5pm