A Very Fine Quality Mahogany Piano Stool with a makers plaque inside of highly respected Cabinet Makers "EDWARDS & ROBERTS" Wardour Street, 126 Piccadilly, 532 Oxford Street, London.
With a hinged upholstered seat, the frieze inlaid with decorative scrolls in colours, on four cabriole supports terminating in pad feet.
Last quarter of the Nineteenth Century.
Condition: Good firm condition, original patinated surface, the upholstery is not worn.
Width: 23" (59cm). Height: 24" (61cm). Depth: 15" (38cm).
Edwards & Roberts was founded in 1845, and had premises at 21 Wardour Street London. By 1892 they occupied more than a dozen buildings in Wardour Street, where they continued to trade until the end of the century. They became one of the leading London cabinet makers and retailers working in a variety of styles, both modern and revivalist. Their business also involved retailing, adapting and restoring the finest antique furniture and there are many examples of their earlier furniture with later embellishments bearing their stamp. Edwards & Roberts specialized in marquetry, inlay and ormolu.