This is a fantastic English antique set of eight mahogany shield back dining chairs of "Hepplewhite" design, circa 1880 in date.
The set comprising six side chairs and two armchairs, the shield-shaped backs with shaped and pierced splats have beautiful hand carved decoration and the chairs with boxwood line inlaid decoration all over.
The overstuffed seats are upholstered in a sumptuous red silk fabric with double cone hand-springing.
The chairs are raised on square tapered front legs that terminate in spade feet.
These chairs have been masterfully crafted in beautiful solid mahogany throughout and the finish and attention to detail on display are truly breathtaking.
Transform the fine dining experience in your home with this set of elegant antique dining chairs.
In excellent condition having been beautifully cleaned and polished in our workshops, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 96 x Width 50 x Depth 50 - Chairs
Height 99 x Width 56 x Depth 52 - Armchairs
Height 50 - Seat Height
Dimensions in inches:
Height 3 feet, 2 inches x Width 1 foot, 8 inches x Depth 1 foot, 8 inches - Chairs
Height 3 feet, 3 inches x Width 1 foot, 10 inches x Depth 1 foot, 8 inches - Armchairs
Height 1 foot, 8 inches - Seat Height
Our reference: 09781