A SET OF SIX GEORGE III MAHOGANY SIDE CHAIRS
England, circa 1765
A set of six George III mahogany side chairs in the manner of Thomas Chippendale. Each chair with an elaborate finely carved interlaced back splat above a drop-in seat with upholstered cushion, standing on square chamfered legs joined by an H-stretcher.
The mahogany of fine colour throughout with crisply carved details.
Height: 28 in (96.5 cm)
Width: 21 in (53 cm)
Depth: 20½ in (52 cm)
Thomas Chippendale, in his The Gentleman & Cabinet-Makers Director, produced many designs for chair backs from which these chairs clearly draw their inspiration.