Set of Four American Neoclassical Quervelle Mahogany Side Chairs
Set of Four American Neoclassical Quervelle Mahogany Side Chairs Set of Four American Neoclassical Quervelle Mahogany Side Chairs

Set of Four American Neoclassical Quervelle Mahogany Side Chairs

Ref: CH2054
Attributed to Anthony G. Quervelle (American-French, 1789-1856)

These antique dining side chairs feature a concave flame mahogany crest rail inlaid with ebony stringing above a basket carved splat and raised on saber legs with a lift-out seat. Note: Quervelle was a cabinet-maker working in the Philadelphia area from around 1820 and was known for ornate furniture mirroring the Empire (France) and Regency (England) styles.

Literature: (similar chair) R. C. Smith, The Furniture of Anthony Quervelle, The Magazine Antiques, March 1974, part V, fig. 7, plate I.
c. 1825
W 19 D 22 H 33 in.
Seat: H 17 in.
Condition note: requires restoration.
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