PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR
TWO GEORGE III CARVED MAHOGANY LIBRARY ARMCHAIRS, CIRCA 1765
height 39 ¾ in., width 31 ¾ in., length 27 ½ in.
101 cm; 80.5 cm; 70 cm
General scrapes, nicks, and areas of discoloration commensurate with age and use. One with small age cracks to arm rest supports, an old repair to one back foot, back legs and stretcher possibly later. The other with old repairs to arm rest supports and a few scattered losses to fretwork. Both with later castors. Not examined under upholstery. Sturdy builds, upholstery in excellent condition, ready to place.
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Hyde Park Antiques, New York