FOURTEEN American Queen Anne Revival Dining Chairs

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Circa 1875 Virginia bench-made walnut matched set of two armchairs and 12 side chairs; with shell carved knees, slippered front feet, wavy back splats, and distinctive flat serpentine cross-stretchers. Queen Anne manner American Centennial chairs commissioned by a prominent Lynchburg, Virginia family with business interests and homes also in the north. Details available to purchaser, if desired.
The drop-in balloon slip seats are covered in presumably original hand-stitched non-identical floral crewelwork.
The two armchairs are of the same back height and seat height, but 2" wider and 1" deeper than the 12 side chairs.


    Materials and Techniques
    Hand-Carved   Walnut
    Good. Sturdy, structurally sound walnut chair frames in original patinated finish. The hand-stitched crewel needlework seats have expectedly soiled solid off-white background cloth that may withstand skilled spot-cleaning; if desired..
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
    41.75 in. H x 22 in. W x 19 in. D
    106 cm H x 56 cm W x 48 cm D
    Seat Height
    19.5 in. (50 cm)
    Seller Location
    Woodbury, CT
    Sold As
    Set of 14
    Reference Number
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