Classical Armchairs

Boston, Massachusetts
Circa 1825
Attributed to Issac Vose & Son

Armchairs are rare forms in American furniture. This elegant pair of armchairs have curved rectilinear foliate-carved crests above carved medials with scrolling arms on saber legs. These have been covered in a red Scalamandre silk, which was also used in the Red Room at the White House.

Height: 32” Width: 20¾” Depth: 22”

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