Description & Technical information

An exceptional mid 18th century carved giltwood armchair attributed to Thomas Chippendale, the oval stuffed back with a floral sprig carving to the crest rail, with padded arms with foliate carved downswept supports, the serpentine stuffed seat with a fluted frieze, on turned fluted tapering legs.

A stool and seven side chairs of almost identical form were supplied to Chesterfield House, South Audley Street, London, W.1.

Height: 37 ½ in; 95 cm Height of seat: 17 ½ in; 44 cm Width: 23 ½ in; 60 cm Depth: 18 ½ in; 47 cm

Date:  1770
Period:  1750-1850, 18th century
Origin:  England
Medium: Carved giltwood
Dimensions: 95 x 60 x 47 cm (37³/₈ x 23⁵/₈ x 18¹/₂ inches)
Categories: Furniture