Sedan Chair for sale
An English Victorian Black Leather George II style Lady’s Sedan Chair in the manner of Samuel Vaughan (Royal Warrant Holder 1753-1781) (formerly displayed at Montacute House, National Trust)
Poles repainted in black linseed oil paint. Fit for use and briefly featuring in a forthcoming period drama film on the Life of Hannah More by Redcliffe Films Ltd.
Dimensions: tall 62.5 inches (158 cms), deep 37 inches (94 cms), broad 29.5 inches (75 cms)
Short description: A neat’s black leather lady’s sedan chair, with quarter-glass front window and smaller half-glass side windows, lined in off-white super fine woollen fabric together with a pair of black wooden poles (approx. 11ft 4 inches). Rear-hinged opening head (roof). Stamped brass metal work; leaf with double reed pattern to the borders (new fashion London 1755).
Price: £5,450. The only example known to exist. Collection to be arranged from Bristol or delivery at extra cost.
Location: viewable Clifton, Bristol.
For further information, call +44 (0)117 974 3379.