A Pair of William and Mary Walnut Highback Armchairs

Circa 1685

Height: 4 ft ¾ in. (124 cm)
Width: 2 ft 1 in. (63.5 cm)
Depth: 2 ft (61 cm)

The top-rail richly carved and pierced with acanthus and roses, the back splats in the form of spiral twist balusters in profile, flanked by richly carved scrolls with a carved scroll below, the uprights in baluster form, the moulded scroll arms on scroll supports, with caned seats, the frame carved with a delicate diaper pattern, the scrolling front legs carved with 'green man' leafy heads, with a scrolling baluster at the front and baluster H-stretcher behind.