18thc George III open armchair
A fine quality mid 18thc mahogany George III open armchair with a drop-in seat.
The carved serpentine shaped top rail leads down to a vase-shaped back splat.
This pierced back splat is finely carved with scrolling acanthus with a central urn & drapery.
The curved shaped arms have finely carved rocaille (shell like) decoration & have carved downward sweeping supports.
It has a drop-in seat, recovered in a heavy lemon coloured damask.
The chair has square front legs & sweeping legs to the back, supported by an H stretcher.
Height: 38.75'' / 98.5cm
Width: 25'' / 63.5cm
Depth: 23'' / 58.5cm