Seventeenth Century carved oak wainscot armchair
Date: 2019-07-16 19:20:27
Period: Carolean Period c. 1670-1690
Height: 41.25" (105cm) / Width: 22.5" (57cm) / Depth: 19" (48.25cm)
Height: 41.25" (105cm)
Width: 22.5" (57cm)
Depth: 19" (48.25cm)
A profusely carved late Seventeenth Century oak wainscot armchair. The armchair's scrolling foliate leaf cresting rail above a central panel carved with flowing foliage and flanked by uprights carved with palmettes; having downswept arms and a boarded seat with a carved seat rail and raised on turned legs to the front which are united by a turned stretcher. The design of this wainscot armchair is typical of the Leeds area in Yorkshire.