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

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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.
 

Details

  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    37.5 in. H x 21.25 in. W x 18 in. D
    95 cm H x 54 cm W x 46 cm D
  • Seat Height
    18 in. (46 cm)
  • Seller Location
    SAINT LOUIS, MO
  • Number of Items
    8
  • Reference Number
    LU170123777172
About the Seller

1stdibs seller since 2015

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Located in SAINT LOUIS, MO

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