Had an alert about the auction of two chairs which had belonged to one of the Dukes of Newcastle, out of my price range but what an interesting collecting pieces these would have made – the lot was passed in.


His Grace The Duke of Newcastle’s Clumber Park Hall George IV Chairs, English, circa 1820-25
10.8cm high, 47cm wide, 56cm deep
Henry Pelham-Clinton, 4th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne b. 1785-d.1851