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)
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.
Private Collection, Chicago, Illinois
Private Collection, Southern France