Comb-back Windsor chair, c.1760–1820
Mahogany, walnut, and wrought iron
The iron stays are later additions to strengthen the back.
Victor Chinnery Catalogue
A mahogany, walnut and wrought iron comb-back Windsor armchair, the scalloped and upcurved top rail supported on eight plain spindles with outcurved arms on curved supports, the deep saddle-shaped seat raised on cabriole legs with top corner brackets and pad feet united by turned H- stretchers.
Ht: 43½in. W: 30½in. D: 21in.
Generally good. Minor patching. The iron stays supporting the comb-back added later. Damp staining to the seat.
Provenance & References
Purchased Alistair Sampson, London.