11009d

A SUPERB SET OF SIX REGENCY CARVED MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIRS

English. Circa 1815.

Measurements

Height: 36 1/2" (92 cm); Width: 19" (48.3 cm); Depth: 20" (50.8 cm); Height to seat: 19" (48.5 cm);

Research
Of mahogany. Each profusely carved chair is surmounted by a rectangular caned panel back supported by downswept carved posts joined by a paneled and foliated carved crossbar. The caned seats support tie-on upholstered squab cushions. Below are paneled seat rails. The front legs reeded with swirling foliated capitals. The rear legs of heavy saber form. Castors reinstated.

Provenance:
Private Collection, Chicago, Illinois
Private Collection, Southern France

Full research report available on request.