Elbow Chair by Owen Jones

by Owen Jones
Designed by Owen Jones and manufactured by Jackson & Graham, London
England, circa 1873

Veneered with ebonised hardwood and gilt tracery, covered in RU Hemp Twill (5669)

Provenance: James Mason (1824 - 1903) Eynsham Hall, Oxfordshire.
Dispersed circa 1954; Suffolk Antique Trade 2017

Watercolour designs for the proposed furnishing of Eynsham Hall are in the collection of the library of Reading University. The proposal for the library shows the elbow chair in a torquoise fabric, from Jones's well known commission for Alfred Morrison. An example of the latter survives in a private London collection.
H 90cm x W 64cm x D 78cm
H 35.45" x W 25.21" x D 30.72"
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