A Set Of Ten French Mid 19th Century Louis XVI St. Giltwood Dining Chairs
Item # 8002
A most elegant and high quality set of ten French mid 19th century Louis XVI st. giltwood dining chairs. Each chair is raised by two finely carved circular fluted tapered front legs, with the original casters and block rosettes above, and two lightly curved square back legs. The frieze is centered by a rich acanthus leaf flanked by a striking hammered back plate with carved foliate patterns. The elegant cushioned back displays the same impressive hammered design. The top crown has block rosettes topped by finials at each side, with a striking smooth central cabochon amidst a decorative fluted pattern and charming Ruban Noué. All original gilt.