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George II Irish Carved Cuban Mahogany Side Chair, c1735
Artist: Not Available 
Category: Furniture - Non-American
SubType: Chair
Origin: Ireland
Era: 18th Century
Height: 39 inches
Width: 23 inches
Depth: 23 inches

Featuring finely carved paper-scrolls to the yoked crestrail center and volutes above a vertically pierced splat with further scrolls and circular connectors, ending in a large strongly coiled back-scrolled seatrail attachment (2-3/8” from splat front to back of scroll); above a rectangular seat and four cabriole legs, the front knees with shells sided by boldly carved knee returns, above hairy paw feet

Condition: Excellent; replaced rear corner blocks (19c); knee returns reattached

Provenance: The Duke of Wellington, by repute

Exhibited: Brooks Museum of Art, “The Glory of Georgian England, 2004

39 Inches High x 23 Inches Wide x 25 Inches Deep

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