Description & Technical information

A late 18th century Hepplewhite period carved mahogany armchair, having a shield back with three pierced slats, the central one inlaid with a rosette and having out swept arms on down swept supports joined to the seat upholstered in pale blue and cream striped silk fabric; on turned tapering legs headed by inlaid blocks terminating in toupee feet to the front and splay feet to the reverse side.

Date:  1790
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  England
Medium: Mahogany
Dimensions: 94 x 44.5 x 64 cm (37 x 17¹/₂ x 25¹/₄ inches)
Provenance: Private collection, Germany.
Categories: Furniture