Robert J Riesberg Antiques Inc

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Chairs

Curvaceous Pair of Walnut Queen Anne Side Chairs

Curvaceous Pair of Walnut Queen Anne Side Chairs

From a local collection, a curvaceous pair of walnut Queen Anne side chairs from the early 1700s. The spoon backs have exaggerated curves in all directions in very much the height of style for the period. Exciting angles appear in all directions. The freshly covered...

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Superb Set of American Dining Chairs, Circa 1785

Superb Set of American Dining Chairs, Circa 1785

Carved by a master, these side chairs reflect the finest American workmanship of the period. The arched crests hold a reserve of a palmette and bell flowers with a molded surround that continues around the back. The strapwork back is held at top and bottom by flutes...

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American Country Chippendale Type Wing Chair

American Country Chippendale Type Wing Chair

One of my very favorite forms in antique furniture, this American country Chippendale type wing chair is a surprising treat in a small size that might let you place it in a hallway. It is perfect for small scale room settings. The reproduction crewel fabric is in...

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American Wagon Seat in Old Red Paint

American Wagon Seat in Old Red Paint

An American wagon seat in old red paint. Early 1800s with a replaced splint seat. Originally used as extra seating until needed on the back of the wagon, the country charm is complete with old worn red. Perfect for your country house. H. 30.5", w. 34.5", d. 17". Seat...

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Louis XV Fruitwood Carved Chair

Louis XV Fruitwood Carved Chair

"Slipper chair" denotes a low arm or side chair with that purpose in mind. Use in the bedroom for convenience, the flowing lines of this 18th century Louis XV fruitwood carved chair will offer elegance to any setting. H. 34", w. 23", d. 22". seat height 14". $365

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Classic George III Transitional Mahogany Armchairs

Classic George III Transitional Mahogany Armchairs

Of special interest, these two combine the cabriole legs with carved tassels and scroll feet and also the pierced vertical splats of Chippendale design. The balloon seats are unusual with serpentine shaping at front visible from front and top views. Shaped aprons with...

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18th Century Italian Rococo Armchair

18th Century Italian Rococo Armchair

18th century Italian rococo armchair. Share the boldness and excitement of 18th century Italy with this most thrilling rococo armchair of the period. Old painted and gesso surfaces trimmed in gold outline the fantastical curve of the era. Later fabric is of great...

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George III Period Side Chairs

George III Period Side Chairs

Now just recovered in a beautiful period appropriate striped silk and with a fresh polish on old finish, this pair of side chairs glows with the fineness and sophistication of the George III period. Reeded edge tablets are above tracery splats and tapered turned...

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18th Century English Walnut Armchair

18th Century English Walnut Armchair

This intriguing 18th century English walnut armchair shows a rural character in its arms and robust cabriole legs. A cabochon is centered on scrolled curving legs ending in slipper feet. Old finish, repairs of ages. The cover is hand done needlework. H. 37", w. 23",...

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