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18th Century George II Walnut Dining Chairs in Zebra Hide, Set of Eight


A fine set of eight George II walnut dining chairs comprising two arms and six sides of very fine rich color, each having a scrolling top rail with sweeping shoulders and carved rolled ears over a pierced foliate scroll carved splat, each having a drop-in seat covered in natural zebra hide raised on boldly-carved cabriole legs with decoration to the knees ending in claw and ball feet. The two armchairs with shepherd's crooked arms. New zebra hide upholstered seats are a striking addition to these antique chairs, England, 18th century. Dimensions below are for the side chairs. The two armchairs are slightly bigger.  


  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 37.5 in. x W 21.25 in. x D 18 in.

    H 95.25 cm x W 53.98 cm x D 45.72 cm

  • Seat height
    18 in. (45.72 cm)
  • Seller location
  • Sold As
    Set of 8
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