A rare set of four late 17th century William & Mary high back chairs

A rare set of four late 17th century William & Mary high back chairs

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A set of four late 17th century William & Mary high back side chairs, japanned with gilt chinoiserie decoration on a black lacquer background, the backs surmounted by pierced scrollwork decoration and flanked by turned columnar supports, with caned seats and backs, the front legs of C-curved form joined by an arched and pierced scrollwork stretcher, resting on gilt bun feet.

Dimensions:

Height 136 cm / 53 12"
Width 46 cm / 18 332"
Depth 51 cm / 20 332"
Year

1680

Country

England

Condition

Old worm damage, scuffs and wear synonymous with age, seat rails repaired or replaced in order to take re-caned seats and backs. The japanned decoration refreshed in places.

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