mid c19th george ii style chippendale period revival mahoganyframed armchair

Mid C19th George II style Chippendale period revival mahogany-framed armchair .


| $1,063 USD | €969 EUR

Item Ref

ML 242


Mid C19th George II style Chippendale period revival mahogany-framed armchair .
Raised on bold heavily-carved cabriole legs with leaf-wrapped carved detail to the knees raised on claw-and-ball feet . The shapely outswept arms with leaf-carved and ‘pounced’ or ‘fish-scale’ ground terminals. The seat of serpentine outline , the upholstered back having gentle rake and of shaped outline .
The frame having ‘close-nail’ studded detail to edges in the traditional manner . The rear carved cabriole legs with corresponding carving and claw-and-ball feet , having a raked angle for both style and stability .
A large scale copy of an important mid C18th George II Chippendale design armchair of generous proportions in excellent strong condition with no damage or repairs . The mahogany of a dense grade and having achieved a rich period-style colour and patina .
The old neutral fabric covering in serviceable order but would benefit from recovering .
H 36”
W 24”
D 22”
England c.1860
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 40 years ,M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
Whether buying for pleasure , decoration or investment, we welcome you to our web-site or premises .
Past projects have included advising clients on forming and disposing of collections , furnishing period properties , hotel and commercial projects , also a shoot-room and lodge .
All goods are available to view and owned by M.Lees&Sons .
If visiting, a telephone call prior is advisable as due to the demands of the business the show-room does not have regular hours . Please feel free to contact us if we can be of assistance .
Tel. 01905 26620 / 07860826218
Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 242


Height = 90 cm (36")
Width = 60 cm (24")
Depth = 55 cm (22")

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