Hall chairs of identical design and probably from the same workshop were formerly at Coombe Warren, Kingston Hill, London. A slightly more elaborate version, but without doubt from the same workshop, was formerly in the possession of The Drapers Company in London. The Drapers’ set was by repute designed by Robert Adam.
Literature: Herbert Cescinsky, English Furniture of the 18th Century, vol. III, 1911, p. 46, figs. 36-8. Herbert Cescinsky, English Furniture from Gothic to Sheraton, 1929, p. 342. M. Harris & Sons, The English Chair - Its History and Evolution, 1937, p. 146, illus. C.
H. C. Baxter & Sons, London, England; Ronald Phillips Ltd., London, England; Private collection, Belgium.
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