Description & Technical information

A set of eight George III mahogany dining chairs in the manner of Robert Manwaring.  
Note: The set is comprised of eight side chairs.

The design of the chairs follows plate 13 of Robert Manwaring's seminal book on chair designs in many details.
Height of Seat: 18 in; 46 cm

Date:  1770
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  England
Medium: Mahogany
Dimensions: 95 x 56 x 49 cm (37³/₈ x 22 x 19¹/₄ inches)
Provenance: Kings Nympton Manor, Devon, England.
Literature: Robert Manwaring, The Cabinet-Makers Real Friend and Companion, London 1765, plate 13.
Categories: Furniture