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Early 19th Century Regency Period Set Of Eight Mahogany & Ebony Inlaid Dining Chairs

Early 19th Century Regency Period Set Of Eight Mahogany & Ebony Inlaid Dining Chairs

Early 19th Century Regency Period Set Of Eight Mahogany & Ebony Inlaid Dining Chairs

In the manner of GILLOWS OF LANCASTER & London

England

circa 1805

The dining chairs are inlaid with Greek key ebony designs, centred with flamed mahogany panels to the top rails above 'Klismos' X-shaped splats and centred on a flamed mahogany & ebony inlaid plaques and flanked by channelled up right supports. The dining chairs stand on sabre legs and ebony inlays to seat rails.

A similar set of twenty-four chairs were supplied by Gillow of Lancaster to the Brooke Family for Mere Hall, Knutsford, Cheshire in 1803.

Condition

The seat covers are in country house condition and will be re-upholstered at our cost when the buyer provides a fabric of choose. The chairs retain a good colour and patina.

Dimensions

Height 82.50cm (32.48 inches)

Width 50.00cm (19.69 inches)

Depth 54.00cm (21.26 inches)

Height Framed 82.50cm (32.48 inches)

Width Framed 54.00cm (21.26 inches)

Depth Framed 59.00cm (23.23 inches)

Stock No: FCS582

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