Description & Technical information

An impressive pair of mid 18th century Chippendale period carved giltwood window seats of generous proportions, each having a serpentine fronted seat upholstered in green silk gaufrage velvet, upright outscrolled arm supports faced with carved giltwood paterae resembling a sunflower, and moulded downswept front with floral carving, having a moulded front rail with central floral motif; on moulded cabriole legs terminating in a French toe.

Height: 27 ½ in; 70 cm Height of seat: 16 ½ in; 42 cm Width: 51 in; 130 cm Depth: 15 ¾ in; 40 cm

Date:  1770
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  England
Medium: Giltwood
Dimensions: 70 x 130 x 40 cm (27¹/₂ x 51¹/₈ x 15³/₄ inches)
Categories: Furniture