Four Venetian baroque parade chairs of carved and gilded wood upholstered, and fitted with loose covers in crimson silk velvet.


Believed to have formed part of the furnishings assembled by Sir Andrew Fountaine for Narford hall.

Manchester Art Gallery

Mosley Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M2 3JL
0161 235 8888

Opening times

Monday 11am–5pm. Tuesday-Sunday 10am–5pm, including bank holiday Mondays. First Wednesday of every month open until 9pm. Closed Good Friday, 1 January, 24–26 and 31 December.

Exhibitions at Manchester Art Gallery

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