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
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.
MAKER
Attributed to Anthony G. Quervelle (American-French, 1789-1856)
LITERATURE
(similar chair) R. C. Smith, The Furniture of Anthony Quervelle, The Magazine Antiques, March 1974, part V, fig. 7, plate I.
DATE
c. 1825
DIMENSIONS
Width 19 Depth 22 Height 33 in.
Seat: Height 17 in.
CONDITION
Note: requires restoration.
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