George II hall chair by William Kent

A George II mahogany hall chair designed by Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of Burlington and William Kent for Chiswick House.

Details

Medium:
Mahogany
Dimensions:
92 x 61 x 48 cm
Art Fund grant:
£45,000 ( Total: £169,094; Export stopped)
Acquired in:
2001
Vendor:
Christie's

Provenance

3rd Earl Bulington for Chiswick House, circa 1730. Acquired by 11th Earl of Harrington, Elvaston Castle bought from John Morant, Brockenhurst Park, Hampshire.

Venue details

Chiswick House Burlington Lane, Chiswick, LONDON London W4 2RP 020 3141 3350 chiswickhouseandgardens.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £6.10)

Please see Chiswick House website for seasonal opening times

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