Lot 2 (18 February 2021 Fine Art and Antiques Sale - on-line only, 18th February 2021)

Sold for £1,700

Lot details
A set of five 19th century mahogany framed dining chairs, with green leather cloth button backs and seat, with carved lion masks to the front legs with paw feet, stamped C Hindley & Sons 134 Oxford Street London 7262 It is believed this lot was acquired from Witley Court sale in 1938 and probably part of Lot 42. Charles Hindley and Sons were commissioned by William Humble Ward the 1st Earl of Dudley. The Earl was within the circle of friends of the Prince of Wales, later King Edward, who retained what was known as the Kings Suite at the court. See lot 27