Pair of side chairs with shaped crest rail carved at the center with two versions of cross hatching, the ears molded and scrolled with a pierced scroll carved splat, the over upholstered seat of silk and velvet continuing to stop fluted square legs joined by an h-stretcher.
American, Rhode Island
mahogany, silk, velvet, brass
Overall: 37 1/4 x 21 1/2 x 18 1/2 in. (94.6 x 54.6 x 47 cm)
Purchased by Doris Duke at Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, October 30, 1971, Sale 3269, lot 84
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