George II mahogany wing back armchair

Stock Code: 1855 - SOLD

Description: A good English George II mahogany & beech framed wing back armchair of excellent shape & proportions. The back with arched top flanked by out swept side wings, scrolling downwards to form armrests which terminate in an elegant rolled arm. The seat section with loose upholstered cushion, supported on carved mahogany cabriole front legs with ball and claw feet swept rear legs terminating in a pad shaped foot. A chair of a particularly good shape, and form, being generous enough in proportions for comfort without looking large. The chair is covered in a wonderful handmade fabric woven on a traditional 18th century loom.

Condition: Excellent. The chair has been completely stripped to the frame, joints tightened or repaired where necessary. Re-upholstered in a wonderful traditionally woven floral fabric.

Country of Origin: England

Origin/Age: English, George II, circa 1740

Provenance: From a private residence in Devon.

Dimensions: Height 44.00 inches (111.76cm) Width 33.00 inches (83.82cm) Depth 32.00 inches (81.28cm)

Price: £9,950