40TH YEAR SALE!C1780 mahogany George III Hepplewhite Camelback Chair celebrating Balloon Flight

$290.00 was $675

Nr 22 of 40 random objects slashed in 2019 to celebrate our 40 years trading in Melbourne. Was $325, now $150(roll of the dice!)


A good late 18th century Hepplewhite camel back chair, mahogany, C1780. Unrestored condition. The shape of the pierced splat celebrates the hot air ballon, the first manned flight being in Paris in 1783. This chair reflects that new and far reaching technology.

88cm tall.  55 cm wide and 58 cm deep

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