#3571 – Queen Anne Wing Chair

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This tall and elegant 18th century ” Queen Anne ” wing chair is among the most desirable forms in period furnishings. This era is known for the vertically rolled arms above tall cabriole legs. These legs have reeded c-scrolls and shell carved knees under a polished old finish. Minor repair, Height 44″ , overall width at arms, 32 1/2″. Upholstered in an older soft, pale gold cotton damask. $3450.

#3450 – Set of 7 Chippendale Type Chairs

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On our recent purchases and a pleasure to offer are these seven English Chippendale type chairs, all circa 1760-1800. Each is of a well patinaed mahogany with great old color. These are sound, well cared for chairs that have been recently been reupholstered. Please note that this is the slip seat type that is easily recovered to suit your taste. Presently they are covered in a fine fabric with a tapestry stripe.

This set includes a matching set of six side chairs and a similarly carved armchair. The serpentine crests are molded and beaded, terminating in carved ears above strapwork vertical splats. Each trapezoidal slip seat rests in seat frames on square legs with stretchers. H. 37 1/2″ , seat width at front 20 1/2+”. Minor old repairs. This handsome set is available at $ 4800 for the seven pieces.

#5830- George II Mahogany Sideboard

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This beautiful George II mahogany sideboard offers practicality as well. Flame grain mahogany outlined in line inlay and dark well-grained banding decorates the astragal corner top. Storage includes a bottle drawer to the left and a tambour compartment below. The tapering Hepplewhite legs terminate in spade feet. All circa 1785-1810, Britain. Some alteration. Very good wood color and patina. L. 72″, d. 25″, h. 36″. Enjoy the elegance and functionality of the 18th century in your rooms. I caution the interested not to hesitate here. $2450

#9025- Georgian Walnut Desk

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A central prospect door is reverse blocked and with a plain shell at the top. The lid has a leather writing surface on walnut and when closed shows flame grained veneers. The lid and each drawer have light wood shield escutcheons. Original bracket feet. A quality example in very nice condition. $2750.

The 18th century Georgian walnut desk is a most desirable 36″ width with a lovely interior of valanced pigeon holes over a stepped and serpentine drawer arrangemenet with deep outboard drawers.