Set of Eight George I Style Giltwood Dining Chairs

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An exceptional set of eight George I style gilt wood dining chairs,
comprising of two armchairs and six sides, each with arched padded
back and seat, the armchairs with out-scrolled arms, terminating in carved bird's heads, on lion head carved cabriole legs with lion paw feet, the arm chairs upholstered in teal and black striped fabric, the sides similarly upholstered in damask. Armchairs are 42.75" tall, and 30" wide.
Provenance: Sotheby's N.Y., Dec.8-9, 1989 Lot 392.

Details

  • In the Style Of
    George I
  • Place of Origin
    England
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1880
  • Period
    19th Century
  • Materials and Techniques
    Carved   Wood
    Gilt
  • Condition
    Good. Some gilt naturally worn on both arms of arm chairs, from use..
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    41 in. H x 27.5 in. W x 27.5 in. D
    104 cm H x 70 cm W x 70 cm D
  • Seat Height
    20 in. (51 cm)
  • Seller Location
    Bridgeport, CT
  • Number of Items
    8
  • Reference Number
    LU140022950932
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