7 June 2007
A PAIR OF GEORGE I WALNUT SIDE CHAIRS
EARLY 18TH CENTURY
Each with curved back with a vase-shaped splat, above a padded drop-in seat covered in associated 18th century gros point floral needlework, on cabriole legs headed by acanthus husks joined by turned stretchers, on pad feet, one chair with an 'X' the other with 'IIII' incised on the back seat rail, pegged construction
38 in. (96.5 cm.) high (2)
Bought from H. W. Keil, Broadway, 2001.
The needlework bought from Peta Smyth Antique Textiles.
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