Georgian fruitwood windsor chair

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Georgian fruitwood windsor chair
  • Georgian fruitwood windsor chair
  • Georgian fruitwood windsor chair
  • Georgian fruitwood windsor chair

Early Georgian Fruitwood Windsor Chair

Date: 2020-10-23 11:20:56

Circa: 1750

Period: George II Period c. 1727-1760

Height: 35.25" (89.5cm)

Width: 21" (53.25cm)

Depth: 20.75" (52.5cm)

A rare George II cherry and elm windsor chair from the Thames Valley region; the curved top rail above a shaped splat and turned spindles and an elm seat; the chair raised on cabriole legs with turned legs to the rear united by turned H-stretcher. This windsor chair retains a good warm colour.

A pair of almost identical chairs is illustrated in 'Windsor Chairs' by Michael Harding-Hill and describes this model as a favourite. The design's simplicity is reminiscent of early Georgian hall chairs which are equally attractive.

Literature

'Windsor Chairs'; Harding-Hill, M. pg. 39

Material: Fruitwood

Category: Windsor Chairs

Ref: BA231


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