Circa 1880. An unusual and stylish carved beech and upholstered armchair. The shaped and carved cresting rail with piercing, the upholstered back with pleating and deep buttoning, in a moulded frame supporting two stylish arms with well carved terminals, pierced swags and tails beneath and reeding on the side. The chair seat is upholstered with a removable squab cushion in similar fabric, the shaped seat rail on all sides with serpentine on the front with foliate carving and reeding. The back legs are elegant cabriole legs with carving on the facings, the front legs are similar but more elaborate with foliate carving and a lovely sweep finishing on a curled foot with a turned toe.
- 95cm High x 62cm Wide x 51cm Deep