CURIOUS ARMCHAIR, STAMPED JACOB.

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Curious, mahogany armchair with "ponteuse" seat. Horse shoe backrest fitted with a fold-back writing surface, sliding along on a brass groove.
Legs with casters, those of front turned. Back sabre legs.

Stamped Jacob.

Early 19th Century.

Stamp used between 1815 and 1825 by François-Honoré-Georges Jacob, associated with his father.
Armchair inspired by English bookmakers notably during cockfights.

Accident on the backrest.

Height: 81,5 cm (32 in.) - Width: 63,5 cm (25 in.) - Depth: 100 cm (39-1/4 in.) (with writing surface unfolded).

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  • Expertissim Reference: 761009