Walnut Chippendale Side Chair
Description:

An exceptional example of a Philadelphia side chair.  What makes this particular chair exciting are duel inverted hearts on the pierced splat.  In addition, it has a cupids bow crest with carved ears and shell with fan in the center flanked by volutes.  The pierced splat has carved volutes and a silhouetted hearts, a trapazoidal seat with gold silk damask, cabriole legs with shells on the knees terminating in claw-and-ball feet.  The chair has an desirable old surface.

Materials and Techniques:

Walnut.

Condition:

Knee blocks are replaced.

Origin: Philadelphia, PA.
Date: c. 1775.
Dimensions: Width 24" | Height 40" | Depth 22" | Seat Height 17"
Price: SOLD
Walnut Chippendale Side Chair
Walnut Chippendale Side Chair
Walnut Chippendale Side Chair
Walnut Chippendale Side Chair
Walnut Chippendale Side Chair