Set of 10 Chippendale style Mahogany chairs
A particularly fine set of 10 Chippendale style Carved mahogany Dining Chairs comprising 2 carvers and 8 side chairs, the serpentine top rails with scrolled details, carved icicles and foliage, the Gothic interlaced centre splat similarly carved and flanked by moulded uprights with shaped arms to the carvers also with foliate carving, the drop in seats covered in old green leather and raised on foliate carved cabriole front legs terminating in ball and claw feet. Ca. 1890
A copy of the plate from Chippendale's Director on which these chairs are based is also shown here.
Carver:H:39.5”,100 cms. W:26”,66 cms D:22.5”, 57cms
Side chair: H: 38.5”, 98 cms. W: 23.5”, 60 cms, D: 22.5”, 57 cms