Category: Chairs

5471 – 18th Century Savonarola Chair

This most interesting early 18th century Savonarola chair begins this week’s tour. The  Italian form is named after a Dominican friar, Girolamo Savonarola, who was active in Renaissance Florence in the 16th century. The chairContinue reading

4477- Louis XIII Walnut Armchair

Now recovered in vintage claret cotton damask,  this French Louis XIII walnut chair demonstrates the muscular curves  of this period including “mouton” legs. A large 18th century armchair at $1595. H.46″, w. 25″, d. 32″.

4247 – French Louis XV Armchair

A curvaceous French Louis XV armchair is in a rich old finish and of greater than usual size.  18th century. Old Fortuny fabric. H. 43”, w. 26”, d. 29”. $1195.

2020 – Damask Striped Amrchair

French armchair with striped damask cover. Carved and molded arms with leafage over an inlaid patera. Molded legs and old finish. Circa 1810.

9026- Queen Anne Side Chair

An early 18th century English “Queen Anne” side chair with slip seat in nice old finish, 37” high. This has a shapely back as well as elegant cabriole legs.